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Education: Associations and Councils

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American Council on Education (ACE) provides thorough information for both educators and anyone interested in pursuing a higher education. Their website features information about higher education opportunities in general, distance learning, obtaining a GED, military service, and more. Their website also features a list of ACE programs, frequently asked questions on various topics, and a directory of related links. Visit their website for this and more excellent information.

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National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) "advocates for increased accessibility at all levels so that disabled students may gain equal access to college or university education." They are involved in a number of projects, including those relating to learning technologies, accessibility, financial assistance, faculty awareness training, and student organizations. Each project is aimed at informing students with disabilities and all those involved in the education field. Their website features a directory of financial assistance, a number of reports and publications as well as a newsletter.

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