Navigator: April 8, 2021

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NEWS

Short history of the 504 sit-in (disability rights protest) that began this week 40+ years ago
Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund

NYC schools to get billions of new dollars under state budget deal
Chalkbeat

On Zoom, no one can see my disability
Rooted in Rights

Opinion: COVID has hit disabled New Yorkers especially hard
Daily News

RESOURCES

NYC public school families have until tomorrow to switch their child to in-person learning for the remainder of the school year
NYCDOE

Savings account for some young people with disabilities to cover adult expenses
Forbes
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THROWBACK THURSDAY

We’re rolling out our “Greatest Hits” podcast season Thursdays this month! Tune in today for Disability Rights: A Long and Winding Road.

INCLUDEnyc's Jean Mizutani talks with disability rights pioneer Peggy Groce about the history of the disability rights movement, and the role and importance of travel training within that movement.