​Working with Students with Disabilities

The information here is offered for faculty who are interested in how to enhance the learning experience for students with disabilities. There is no obligation on the part of teaching faculty to follow these guidelines, however it could help to improve the experience of students with disabilities.

Asperger's Syndrome

Page to support faculty working with students with Asperger's syndrome, including general characteristics and instructional strategies.


ADHD information for faculty, including myths and strategies within instruction.

Hearing Loss and Deafness

A description of people who are hard-of-hearing or Deaf, including communication and instructional strategies and how to work with an ASL interpreter.

Learning Disabilities

Learn about the different types of Learning Disabilities and the executive functions that they affect.

Psychiatric Disorders

Describes instructional approaches and potential accommodations when working with students with psychiatric disorders (Depression, Anxiety, etc.).

Vision Loss

Strategies for working with Students who are Blind or have Low-vision. Includes instructional and communication strategies, and appropriate accommodations.