Wise Webinar a Day Series:
Creating A More Inclusive Organization with Kyann Flint and Daman Wandke
Creating accessibility and inclusion for the disability community is important for every entity to invest in; this provides a diverse and equitable work environment for both employees and consumers. Join us for an informational webinar on how to incorporate disability into the diversity of your organization through growing your understanding of disability and through developing knowledge about being more socially and physically accessible and inclusive.
Learning Objectives (Info, tools, and skills attendees will receive):
- Knowing the foundational laws for accessibility
- Understanding that accessibility is more than just legal requirements
- Understanding that inclusion goes beyond physical accessibility and accommodations
- Knowing that the disability community should be valued and considered as having assets
- Knowing how to practice disability etiquette in your work environment and daily life
- Knowing how to make your entity more accessible and inclusive for potential employees as well as consumers with disabilities
*Please note: Wise maintains registration and attendance records for our events and training programs. Attendees that fully participate in events and/or complete training programs will receive a certificate to document full participation as back up for billing purposes. Wise is required to monitor participation in our courses and provide reports to our funding sources so that they may utilize these records in the course of their audits of programs. These reports may include actual time spent by attendee name, event/training title, county and state. Reports are provided to ensure there is documented proof of the appropriate use of government funds for the purposes of professional development.
There are no refunds for those that do not attend the scheduled webinar. If you do miss the webinar, we will provide you with a code to access the next webinar free.
Wise provides Washington State Educator/Teacher Clock Hours for our webinars. For more information and to request Clock Hours, please click here.
Kyann Flint, the Director of Accessibility and Communications at AbiliTrek, is a Bellingham native and a disability advocate. She graduated from Western Washington University with a BA in Humanities and Social Sciences. Kyann held the title of Ms. Wheelchair Washington 2017 and placed second runner-up at Ms. Wheelchair America 2018. She is now the Director of the Ms. Wheelchair Washington of America program. Kyann loves traveling and coffee. She lives her life to defy the defined disability.