Organizations

Association of Higher Education and Disabilities

AHEAD is the premiere professional association committed to full participation of persons with disabilities in postsecondary education. As an international resource, AHEAD dynamically addresses current and emerging issues with respect to disability, education, and accessibility to achieve universal access.

Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS)

By contacting your local vocational rehabilitation office, you will tap into a wealth of resources related to employment options for people with disabilities. ADRS, a state-supported division of services, assists individuals with disabilities who are pursuing meaningful careers. ADRS assists those individuals to secure gainful employment commensurate with their abilities and capabilities through local job searches and awareness of self-employment and telecommuting opportunities.

PepNet

PEPNet's national network of regional centers provides resources, information, in-service training, and expertise to enhance educational opportunities for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families.

Educational Testing Service (ETS)

ETS is the world’s largest private educational testing and measurement organization and a leader in educational research. The site includes links to tests offered and recent research conducted by ETS.

SAT

The SAT site includes links for online registration and free online preparation materials, such as practice tests and example questions. The site also explains changes for the 2005 test, including the elimination of analogies and quantitative comparisons and the inclusion of a student-written essay.

ACT

America's most widely accepted college entrance exam — ACT provides educational and career planning for students and teachers at every level. ACT’s site includes links for online registration and test center locations, a financial aid estimator, and a college searching tool.

ADA Pipeline

One of ten regional Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers (DBTACs) funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) to provide information, technical assistance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), resources in Spanish, and accessible information technology.

DO-IT

Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology (DO-IT) offers a plethora of information regarding accessibility in regards to web design, assistive technology, distance learning, and information technology.

EASI

Equal Access to Software Information, or EASI, is the Premiere Provider of Online Training on Accessible Information Technology for Persons with Disabilities reaching more than 5,000 people in over 3 dozen countries since 1993.

A List Apart - Web Design Site

“For people who make websites” A List Apart Magazine (ISSN: 1534-0295) explores the design, development, and meaning of web content, with a special focus on web standards and best practices.