Disability Rights Movement

This webinar series will focus on the disability movement. The webinar will model discussion addressing equity and shared opportunities on how educator practices support diverse student populations.

In this course, you will:

  • Define “Disability” and explain how it is a social construction.
  • Identify the diversity that exists within the disability community.
  • Explore legislative actions as related to the Disability Rights Movement.
  • Analyze primary questions to consider when implementing histories of people with disabilities and the effects it may have on your students’ perspectives.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Please note that this course contains videos. Once you start watching a video for this course, you must complete viewing it. Partial video views WILL NOT BE SAVED. You can pause the video, but you will need to finish the entire video before moving on, or you’ll have to start it all over again.

This course is offered in partnership with MDE. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our privacy policy.

SCECHs Granted


Who should take this course?

School Resource Officer
Support Staff

What grade level(s) does this course apply to?

High School
Middle School
Upper Elementary

Course Vendor

Michigan Virtual