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Increasing Integrated Employment Opportunities at the TASH Conference

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For over 40 years, TASH has been a leader in the fight to end sub-minimum wages and sheltered work. Most recently, we’ve launched the YES! Center — a national training and technical assistance center dedicated to improving competitive, integrated employment outcomes for transition-aged youth and young adults with I/DD. Together, TASH and the YES! Center… read more

The Department of Special Education at the University of Illinois Seeks Professor and Department Head

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The Department of Special Education at the University of Illinois seeks a nationally recognized scholar with effective leadership qualities to serve as the tenured Professor and Head of the Department. The Head will support an exceptionally strong faculty to fulfill the research, teaching, and service missions of the Department and College in a major research… read more

The Current Status of the HCBS Waiver

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The Final Home and Community-Based Services waiver (HCBS) was issued in January 2014. States currently have until March 2022 to be fully compliant with this rule. VOR and Together for Choice are two organizations that have been rallying for the scaling back of or altogether eliminating the HCBS Settings Rule in the name of “choice.”… read more

Congratulations to Our 2017 Award Winners!

Each year, TASH honors those whose contributions have advanced equity, opportunity, and inclusion for people with disabilities, and whose actions set a high standard for human rights every day. The award recipients will be acknowledged during the 2017 TASH Conference in Atlanta, GA December 13-15, 2017. Congratulations to the 2017 winners! LARRY J. BRUMOND SUPPORTIVE RELATIONSHIP Brenda… read more

University of Minnesota Seeks Director for its Institute on Community Integration

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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA Director with Faculty Rank Institute on Community Integration (ICI) College of Education and Human Development The College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota, invites applications for the position of Director with faculty rank, for the Institute on Community Integration (ICI). ICI is both a nationally designated University Center for Excellence… read more

The Division of Special Education & Counseling at CSU, LA Seeks Tenure Track Faculty Positions

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The Division of Special Education and Counseling at California State University, Los Angeles invites applicants for three tenure track faculty positions beginning in Fall 2018. The three positions include: Assistant or Associate Professor, in Orientation and Mobility and Visual Impairments Assistant Professor, with an Emphasis in Early Childhood Special Education Assistant Professor, School Psychology Program Click… read more

Take Action! Tell Your Rep to Vote NO on House Budget Resolution

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This week — probably Thursday, October 5th — the House of Representatives is expected to take up the Budget Resolution approved by the House Budget Committee. They’re doing it to fast-track trillions of dollars in tax cuts that will overwhelmingly go to the wealthy and corporations. The budget pays for these tax cuts by cutting $5.7 trillion over ten years from… read more

The Babcock Center Seeks New President/CEO

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Title: President/CEO Location: West Columbia, South Carolina Salary Range: Commensurate with education and experience. Benefits: Competitive PTO program, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Long and Short Term Disability, 401K match (up to state maximum), and car allowance. Application Steps: Please complete our online application and include a resume, cover letter, and two letters of professional reference.… read more

Tools for Life Lab at the 2017 TASH Conference

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TASH is happy to announce that we’ll be hosting the Tools for Life (TFL) Assistive Technology Lab as exhibitors at the 2017 TASH Conference! The TFL Lab provides a range of assistive technologies for you to learn about and demo. Tools for Life, the Georgia Assistive Technology Act Program, is a program of AMAC Accessibility… read more

Rud and Ann Turnbull Join TASH in Atlanta!

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TASH is excited to announce Rud and Ann Turnbull as the opening keynote speakers at the 2017 TASH Conference. This year’s TASH Conference will be held in Atlanta, GA, December 13-15, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. Rud and Ann Turnbull have been professors, researchers, and advocates for individuals with disabilities and their families, and service providers for over four… read more