Disability

A Disabled Child’s Right to Play Music

OHMI Trust's objective is to remove the barriers to music-making faced by the physically disabled. For Disability History Month, they tell us all about their work.

The Social Model of Disability

ATL Equality and Diversity Committee member, Jill Saunders discusses the impact of the social model of disability.  
Motion #14
Carried
Mon, 2017
  • EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

THAT Conference recognises the effects of austerity on the lives and living standards of disabled people since 2010 and supports a social model of disability where the barriers preventing people from fully participating in education, work and society are addressed rather than the disability itsel

Guidance on disability issues

This guidance aims to provide an overview of the rights of disabled workers in schools and colleges and provide practical advice for union reps and members on how to achieve equality for disabled staff.