DO-IT Prof receives 2002 WAPED Achievement Award!

Wednesday, May 15, 2002

The DO-IT Prof project received the annual Achievement Award for outstanding program accomplishments, awarded by the Washington Association of Postsecondary Education and Disability (WAPED) on April 25th, 2002.

DO-IT received this prestigious award for highly valuable contributions in advancing awareness and program development in support of postsecondary students with disabilities. Specifically, DO-IT Prof has developed 6 models of professional development for faculty and administrators to support the access and learning needs for students with disabilities in college.

Over the past three years the Prof Team (23 colleges and their partner schools across the nation) have presented hundreds of such presentations at colleges, universities and conferences, educating thousands of faculty and administrators regarding significant educational issues for postsecondary students with disabilities.