Inclusive Language for People with Disabilities
Disability & Accessibility • 1m 41s
Improve your understanding and inclusive language skills specific to people with disabilities. Learn best practices for acknowledging each person’s full identity and capabilities, and how to steer clear of discriminatory and derogatory terms.
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