Bookmarked 21 times

Bring the perspectives of people with diverse abilities into your classroom, and create a learning environment that rejects ableism. From lessons on art, activism and physical disabilities to a feature story about new developments in deaf education, our resources will help your students embrace diverse abilities and understand the injustices people with disabilities often encounter.

“In order to make classrooms physically, emotionally and mentally welcoming to all students, we have to be aware of ableist attitudes. And we must emphasize that disability is simply another difference, like race or gender.”

Cara Liebowitz

Teaching Tolerance ability 012

Featured Ability Resources

Beautiful Differences

As this classroom profile reveals, it's never too early to discuss differing abilities.

View This Magazine Feature

A Painter Named Kennedy

Kennedy, a young man from Mombasa, Kenya, doesn't let his wheelchair stop him from making the world a more beautiful place. 

View This Perspectives Text

Clear Connection

Deaf and hard-of-hearing students can effectively miss class, even if they attend every day. Learn to spot this phenomenon and help reverse it.

View This Magazine Feature
Group of adults listening to one person speaking.

New Virtual Workshops Are Available Now!

Registrations are now open for our 90-minute virtual open enrollment workshops. Explore the schedule, and register today—the first workshop begins October 16th and space is limited!

Sign Up!