Supporting You - Supporting Students
Welcome to the Australian Disability Clearinghouse on Education and Training (ADCET)
In order to facilitate successful outcomes and improve the educational experience for students with disability, ADCET provides information, advice and resources to disability practitioners, academics, teachers and students on inclusive practices within the post-secondary education sector.
SensusAccess - A new approach to support students and faculty who need alternate formats
ADCET and the Australian Tertiary Education Network on Disability (ATEND) are pleased to bring you this webinar - it will be live captioned and there is no cost to attend.
SensusAccess is an automated document conversion service capable of converting a range of document types into alternate formats such as MP3 files, digital Braille books, audio books and e-books. The service can also be used to convert otherwise inaccessible or tricky documents into more accessible formats. Further information
Disability Practice In the Spotlight
Shelley Odewahn. In our sector we are very good at identifying what needs to change, but often don’t have the time or the resources to make it happen. Since 2011, Shelley Odewahn, a Project Officer in Student Access & Inclusion at Southern Cross University (SCU) has been responsible for developing initiatives to address these gaps. The broad scope of her role gives her the freedom to creatively work on strategies to increase the access and participation of people with disability in higher education. “It’s the greatest job in the world” says Shelley. Read more about Shelley