Accessible curricula and tools for K-12 computing education

Students with disabilities in grades K-12 identified as having disabilities under IDEA represent 8.4% of all students enrolled in public education. Disability categories children are often placed in and national percentages for the 2011-12 school year were as follows:

Source: Thirty-fifth Annual Report to Congress on Implementation of the IDEA, US Department of Education. Washington DC, 2013
Specific learning disabilities41%
Speech or language impairments19%
Other health impairments13%
Intellectual disabilities7%
Emotional disturbance6%
Developmental delay2%
Multiple disabilities2%
Hearing impairments1%
Orthopedic impairments1%
Traumatic brain injury<0%
Visual impairments<0%