Tag Archives: ADA Anniversary

A Quick Look at the ADA: Title I – Employment

Throughout July we’re celebrating the anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by exploring the research and resources available to help people with disabilities, employers, business owners, and government entities understand their rights and responsibilities under … Continue reading

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Celebrating the ADA at 30 – Exploring Research on Accessibility, Equity, and Inclusion

On July 26th, 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush. Thirty years later, an entire generation has grown up, gone to school, and joined the workforce in a world that is … Continue reading

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Festival ADA is Underway!

We are so excited to be joining our NIDILRR grantee colleagues at Festival ADA at the National Museum of American History! We’ll be there tomorrow (Saturday) from 12 to 2:30 with some great samples of grantee publications available from our … Continue reading

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NARIC’s Proclamation to Recommit to Full Implementation of the ADA

On July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to ensure the civil rights of people with disabilities. This legislation established a clear and comprehensive national mandate for the elimination of discrimination … Continue reading

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#BecauseOfTheADA – Thoughts from Our Director

Twenty-four years ago this month, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law. The ADA remains a landmark piece of civil rights legislation and has influenced similar legislation around the world, including the United Nations … Continue reading

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ADA@23 Happenings

Events, seminars, and celebrations continue across the US and online. Here are a few you might want to check out: The Social Security Administration Ticket to Work series hosts a webinar on ADA employment protections July 24 at 1pm Mainstream … Continue reading

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Proclamation of Recommitment

Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act A Proclamation of Recommitment to Full Implementation of the ADA On July 26, 1990, President George H. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to ensure the civil rights of … Continue reading

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ADA Anniversary Update: 23 Years Later

Join the ADA National Network for their monthly ADA Audio Conference Series on July 16th: The ADA National Network Monthly ADA Audio Conference Series will host the following session on July 16, 2013: ADA Anniversary Update:  23 year Later Description:  … Continue reading

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