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Medicaid Cuts = Disability Cuts | The Toolkit

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This post was updated on July 13, 2017 Join TASH in our effort to #SaveMedicaid! Earlier this morning, the United States Senate Republicans unveiled a revised health care bill. The revised bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, still puts more than 15 million people with disabilities at risk. It’s critical, now more than ever, that… read more

Join TASH in Welcoming Our Summer Intern, Paige Bradford!

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Join TASH in welcoming our new summer intern, Paige Bradford! This fall, Paige will enter her second year as a doctoral student at The George Washington University and is receiving a degree in special education. She has previously worked as a special education teacher for students with severe disabilities and as an in-home service provider. Paige… read more

Tennessee’s Employment and Community First (ECF) CHOICES Program Seeks Director

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Full-Time Position based in Nashville, Tennessee Highly competitive salary and benefits Be part of making history. The state of Tennessee seeks a director to lead the state’s new Employment and Community First (ECF) CHOICES program. This is the first managed long-term services and supports program in the country that has been explicitly designed to promote… read more

TASH Honors Outstanding Leader in Disability Law

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TASH hosted the inaugural Outstanding Leadership in Disability Law Award Dinner & Symposium on Wednesday, June 14th in Washington, DC, and it was a huge success! The day began with a half-day symposium on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, and included panel discussions of PARC v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Endrew F. v. Douglas… read more

How to Talk to Your Senator About Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act

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Season 2, Episode 1 — 22 June 2017 About this episode Today’s episode is particularly urgent. The Senate released its bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act and cut Medicaid this morning. Listen to it right away then get busy. TASH talks with Gonzalo Martínez de Vedia, a Policy Manager with The Indivisible Project, about… read more

The University Of British Columbia Seeks Tenure Stream Assistant/Associate Professor Position in Special Education

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The Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, and Special Education (ECPS) in the Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications for a full-time, tenure stream appointment in Special Education at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, with an emphasis on autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Applicants must have a doctoral degree… read more

The University of British Columbia Seeks Grant Tenure-Track Instructor Position in Special Education

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  The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and Special Education (ECPS) in the Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a full-time, grant tenure track position in the Educational Leadership Stream at the rank of Instructor or Senior Instructor in the Special Education area, with expertise in autism/developmental disabilities.… read more

Join TASH in Welcoming Our New Conference Planner!

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Linda Metchikoff-Hooker comes to TASH with over 25 years of experience in project management, leadership development, technical assistance, coaching, and conference planning services. She brings a contagious leadership style and a personal commitment to excellence that has resulted in exceeding expectations of clients such as the US Departments of Labor (DOL), Education (ED) and Health… read more

KU-TPE Seeks Senior Academic Advisor

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Department: Life Span Institute/Beach Center on Disability Unit: Transition Coalition/KU Transition to Postsecondary Education Position Title: Academic Advisor Senior FTE: 1.0 Supervisor: Dana Lattin, Research Project Director Salary Range: $48,000 – $55,000 FLSA: Exempt Employee Class: Unclassified Professional Staff Work Schedule: M-F, 8-5 Position Overview: The KU Transition to Postsecondary Education for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities (KU-TPE) is an inclusive postsecondary education program at… read more

LIFEDesigns, Inc. Seeks CEO in Bloomington, Indiana

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Job Title: Chief Executive Officer Location: Administrative Office Employee Type: Fulltime Reports to: Board of Directors Supervises: All Agency Staff FLSA Status: Exempt Pay Grade: NA Prepared by: F Roedl, Board President Approved by: LifeDesigns Board Position overview: The Chief Executive Officer is responsible for managing all legal, financial and business matters for LifeDesigns, Inc.… read more