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The Americans With Disabilities Act: The Basics of the Americans With Disabilities Act (Part One)

34 minutes

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Part one explains the history of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), including its passage, its definitions of disability, and its recent Amendment Act. The ADA's four sections: employment, public entities, public accommodations, and telecommunications are discussed. Narrator Howard Rosenblum, current CEO of NAD, also discusses various federal agencies responsible for enforcing ADA laws. This segment is presented in American Sign Language. Part of the "The American With Disabilities Act" series.

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Runtime: 34 minutes

The Americans With Disabilities Act
Episode 1
34 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT -
The Americans With Disabilities Act
Episode 2
23 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT -

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    melody h. (Bozeman, MT)
    December 26th, 2019 at 04:42 PM

    Use of this video has been key in helping deaf and hard of hearing high school students meet IEP and transition goals.