Today, the ARISE Coalition testified before the City Council Committee on Education about the impact of COVID-19 on learning for students with disabilities, outlining essential principles and critical elements that must be included in a comprehensive COVID-19 education recovery effort. Read our testimony [PDF]
Today, ARISE testified before the City Council Committee on Education, focusing on the challenges students with disabilities have experienced during remote learning, and the need for the DOE to address the barriers students are facing so they can participate in remote summer school. Read our testimony [PDF]
The Accessibility Student’s Advisory Panel (ASAP!) — a Citywide student group facilitated by ARISE and Parents for Inclusive Education that focuses on school accessibility issues — has compiled a list of their Top 10 Priorities for schools to address.