CEPDA JOBS

Resources

International Exchange Program for Persons with Disabilities

http://www.miusa.org/plan/coming-to-usa

Scholarships for Study Abroad
For the blind

http://www.worldblindunion.org/English/resources/Pages/Scholarships.aspx

A list of scholarships for women

http://www.afterschoolafrica.com/255/international-scholarship-for-women-in/

Microsoft Scholar’s Scholarships

http://www.mastercardfdn.org/becoming-a-scholar/

Rehabilitative and Assistive Technology
Download free “screen reader” which enables blind and vision impaired people to use computers.

https://www.nvaccess.org/

Search for Assistive Technology and get an unbiased review

http://abledata.com/

Gain insight into assistive technology for the disabled.

https://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/rehabtech/Pages/default.aspx

Watch some webinars and learn about assistive technology

http://www.atia.org/at-resources/what-is-at/

https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/assistive-technology/assistive-technologies-basics

Prepare for job success

Learn computer basics

https://www.gcflearnfree.org/computerbasics/

Find other topics

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

50 Sites for Parents of Children with Special Needs 

http://www.masters-in-special-education.com/50-great-websites-for-parents-of-children-with-special-needs/

Resume builder on android
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nithra.resume&hl=en

Workplace success

Employment soft skills
Watch video – https://www.dol.gov/odep/topics/youth/softskills/SoftSkills-videos.htm

Education – Free online Sites for kindergarten through masters level.
Some of these sites may no longer be free. Please let us know if any of them have changed their free offerings so that we can remove them from this list. Thank you

Khan Academy
http://www.freeworldu.org – prek through 12th grade
https://www.uopeople.edu/ – get a free online degree

Open Yale Courses – provides free and open access some ntroductory courses taught at Yale University.
Coursera – Coursera offers online courses for free from top universities all over the world

UDACITY – Udacity was born at Stanford University
28 FREE Ivy League Computer Science Courses online.

https://dev.to/…/28-free-ivy-league-computer-science-courses

1. UMass Boston Open Courseware – UMass courseware offers a broad range of classes in areas like psychology, biology, early education, political science, history and mathematics. There’s syllabus, assignments, a professor bio, and recommended r

eading. There are no slides, videos, or lecture notes,
MIT Open Courseware – An on demand course independent study from MIT with connection with other students.
Carnegie Mellon Open Learning Initiative

Stanford on iTunes U – You need to have an itune account
Notre Dame Open Courseware – Notre Dame has a list of open courses available on their site.
University of Michigan Open – At the University of Michigan Open courseware, you can choose from a substantial variety of topics.

TU Delft – Offers free education from prek right to the master’s level.
Saylor –

JHSPHOpen – The JHSPH open courses are comprehensive.
https://www.gcflearnfree.org/

Webcast Berkeley – Watch videos from Berkeley university lectures
Kutztown On-Demand Online Learning

Kutztown On-Demand program focuses mainly on business.
https://alison.com/ –

USQ Australia Open Courseware – USQ’s courseware is limited with only ten different courses offered, mostly in technology.
University of California Irvine Courseware – The Irvine Courseware offers a variety of classes in different subjects
https://developer.android.com/training/index.html – Learn how to create and android app with google
OpenCulture – OpenCulture has a compilation of free University courses and the lecture format (iTunes, Web video, YouTube, etc.). They also list free audio books, free textbooks, and free language lessons.
e-Learning Center – The e-Learning Center offers a modest selection of courses in customer service, software, and computer science.

Udemy – Udemy ers courses on just about anything..
http://www.open.edu/openlearn/

Work at Home Opportunities
Do you’ve impeccable writing skills. Try one of these jobs:
https://wordsru.com/jobs –

http://www.worldblindunion.org/English/resources/Pages/Useful-Links.aspx
Requires writing skills – https://www.textbroker.com/clients-prices-conditions

Applicants must meet the following requirements:
Hold a Master’s degree, PhD, or equivalent professional experience in any academic discipline.
Have at least two years of professional experience as an editor, copyeditor, or proofreader.
Be proficient in MS Word and its tracked changes feature.
Have experience in efficient document management.
Be familiar with at least two of the following:

https://www.gramlee.com/jobs.html

Different skills required
http://managedediting.com/freelance-application/index.asp

Entrepreneurs Resources

http://www.yaliwestafrica.org/ – Get coaching and support