Title:
Best Business Practices Advising Disabled Veterans in an On-Line Post-secondary Education Environment

Presenters:
Dr. Jorge G. Trevino, DBA, Academic Adviser - Military Programs, The Pennsylvania University; Mr. Terry Watson, MS. Academic Adviser - Military Programs, The Pennsylvania University; Mr. Todd Lawson, Med. Academic Adviser - Military Programs, The Pennsylvania University

Session Time: Wednesday 9:15 - 10:15 am
Room: Sapphire 400

Abstract:
Recently, there has been an explosion of returning Veteran students enrolling at post-secondary colleges that offer on-line programs. However, many Disable Veterans enrolling in online programs are discovering problematic issues associated with equal access when taking on-line college courses. This presentation discusses best business prac0. tices to assist education center counselors, college advisers and education professionals working with Veteran on-line students with disabilities to better provide equal access opportunities for education and assist them in meeting their academic goals.

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