Chair: Jennifer Harley, Head of Disability Services, University of Law.
This forum provides a consultative assembly for those staff from AccessHE member HEIs working to support progression to HE for learners with disabilities including those with dyslexia.
The Disability forum has recently coordinated a University Information Day for Disabled and Dyslexic Learners and is currently running a member survey on outreach with disabled learners and inclusive practices, as well as sharing training and good practice around inclusive models of support, mental health and HE transition.
- To develop sets of learning or information materials.
- To joint deliver activities with the target group.
- To joint deliver activities with those supporting and advising this group including teachers, careers staff, parents and HE practitioners.
- To maximise opportunities for collaboration, partnerships, networking and information sharing.
- To provide continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities for forum members.
For more information: Please contact Sam.Turner@londonhigher.ac.uk.