some 54 million Americans - a full 19 percent of the non-institutionalized population - suffer from a physical or cognitive disability. This infographic examines the subject of disability in America and highlights some of the obstacles that disabled Americans face on a daily basis.
World Disability Facts Infographic - 1 Billion People Live with a Form of Disability Infographic
I love this! I think that it is a good spin on a common misconception about persons with disabilities.
Activities for Disability Awareness Week
Host a Disability Awareness Day at Your School!
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Learn about the main disabilities described by IDEA 2004 and grab a FREE Disability Awareness Student Booklet! #TpT #TeacherGems #Special Education #Disabilities
Disability Awareness Activity Packet- (note: This packet is good, but almost 10 years old. It contains the phrase “mental retardation” because that is the language used then. You may want to change that part to “intellectual disability.”)
How to Host A Successful Disability Awareness Day
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resources to teach kids about disabilities awareness and inclusion
Great list of resources--activities, worksheets, lesson plans, suggested reading books and more--to help non-disabled children better understand their peers and classmates with disabilities and special needs.