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Week: March 3 to March 9, 2013
Webinars Only
Date Title
Monday
March 04
Training | Joe Zesski
Responsibilities of State Agencies Under Title II of the ADA

This training for managers will focus on the obligations of Title II entities in serving their customers with disabilities. It will also address how managers and front line staff can go beyond their legal responsibilities to offer positive interactions with their customers with disabilities through respectful and effective communication.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: NJ Department of Law and Public Safety
Location: Newark, NJ
Monday
March 04
Online Training | Carol Blessing
Citizen Centered Leadership Community of Practice Week 8

The Citizen-Centered Leadership Development Community of Practice series is a unique combination of self-paced distance learning study, robust field work, interactive class assignments and live webcast instruction designed to advance theoretic and skill-based learning leading to quality outcomes in the lives of people with disabilities.

Sponsor: Office of Mental Health
Location: Webinar
Tuesday
March 05
Training | Joe Zesski
Serving Individuals with Disabilities: State Agency Perspective

This training will center on staff can best serve and interact with individuals with disabilities. It will also provide an overview of the responsibilities of state agencies under Title II of the ADA and review changes implemented after the ADA Amendments Act.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: NJ Department of Law and Public Safety
Location: Newark, NJ
Tuesday
March 05
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 2.2: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Special Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

This informational seminar provides basic information pertaining to the TANF and SNAP programs using lecture, PowerPoint and opportunity for question and answer. Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

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Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Tuesday
March 05
Online Training | Jeff Trondsen
PIP Tech Test #2
Project: Partners in Policymaking
Wednesday
March 06
Training | LaWanda Cook
Interacting Effectively with Clients and Colleagues with Disabilities:
Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Gannett Health
Location: Ithaca, NY
Wednesday
March 06
Online Training | ODEP Partner
JAN Webcast: Best Practices in the Employment of People with Disabilities in the Federal Government

This Webcast will cover best practices in the employment of people with disabilities in the Federal government. Speakers will address some of the most common issues Federal agencies struggle with and provide practical tips for overcoming these problems. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions throughout the Webcast. Speakers: Jeanne Goldberg, J.D., Senior Attorney Advisor in the Office of Legal Counsel at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Linda Carter Batiste, J.D., JAN Principal Consultant.

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Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Job Accommodation Network
Wednesday
March 06
Online Training
WISE Event
Project: External Clients
Location: Webinar
Thursday
March 07
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 2.3: Federal Housing Subsidies

This informational seminar provides basic information pertaining to federally-subsidized housing using lecture, PowerPoint and opportunity for question and answer. Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

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Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Thursday
March 07
Conference
Open Question and Answer Session

Back by popular demand! This is your chance to get answers to your "burning" questions about either the 2010 ADA Accessibility Standard or the Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Standard. Session participants are requested to submit questions in advance. Accessibility specialists will answer questions submitted in advance during the first half of the session, leaving time in the second half to answer questions in the live session. Presenters: Marsha K. Mazz,Senior Accessibility Specialist, US Access Boardt; Dave Yanchulis,Coordinator of Public AffairsOffice of Technical and Information Services, US Access Board; Rex Pace Senior Accessibility Specialist and Technical Assistance Coordinator, US Access Board Continuing Education Recognition Available: Certificate of Attendance (Free) AIA CES (free) : 1.5 Credits AICP CES (free) : 1.5 Credits LA CES (free) : 1.5 Credits UI CEU (free) : 0.15 Credits

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Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Great Lakes ADA Center
Location: Online Webinar
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