Students with Disabilities

Online Courses for Students with Disabilities: 5 Considerations

  • Posted on: 14 April 2014
  • By: Tina McCoy

Online courses for students with disabilities are increasingly seen as a viable alternative to traditional instruction.  Although virtual courses can be useful tools, they should not be considered a panacea for students who struggle in more typical learning situations. Before you decide to place a student in an online course, or as you determine what types of support the student will need to be successful in that course, consider the following: