GET807: THE LAW & ACCOMMODATING ALL ABILITIES
UF employees completing this training will gain an understanding of the laws that protect against disability discrimination. This course will help you to identify and eliminate barriers to inclusion and explore best practices related to workplace accommodations.
Duration: 30 Minutes
Delivery: Web-based in myTraining
GET203: NEURODIVERSITY IN THE WORKPLACE
Ever wonder how to tap into the strengths that neurodiversity can bring? The University of Florida’s core values aim to create an inclusive work environment for all people, and that includes honoring our collective neurodiversity.
Every brain functions differently and in “Neurodiversity in the Workplace”, we will focus on a number of neurological differences including autism, ADHD, and Tourette syndrome, celebrating the richness they bring to the workplace. Having a neurodiverse workforce means problems are approached from different angles, leading to greater innovation and efficiency.
Looking at these conditions from a strengths-based perspective, we will explore some of the special talents people bring to the table as well as best practices to accommodate employees’ challenges.
Duration: 3 Hours
Delivery: Virtual (Zoom)
Campus Partner Offerings
The Center for Teaching Excellence and the Center for Information Technology and Training has a variety of options for developing inclusive teaching practices. The Centers offer several methods of engaging including; podcasts, courses, guides, and videos. Below are the links to several resources designed specifically to increase access and facilitate inclusive learning environments.
CENTER FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE