Overview of content related to 'standards' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/15864/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=alan%20newell&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en The DISinHE Centre http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue20/disinhe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Professor <a href="/issue20/disinhe#author1">Alan Newell</a> asks: How can technology assist with the obligations of HE to support staff and students with disabilities?</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Over four percent of students in Higher Education have registered as having one or more disabilities, but the actual number of students may be closer to ten percent. Communications and Information Technology (C &amp; IT) has an important part to play in supporting both staff and students with disabilities, and staff in Institutions clearly need to be aware of their moral and legal obligations, and know how to set up processes and practices to provide such support effectively and efficiently.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue20/disinhe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue20 regular column alan newell apple jisc microsoft university of dundee accessibility copyright higher education infrastructure mobile mobile phone software standards url video Mon, 21 Jun 1999 23:00:00 +0000 editor 608 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk