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Re: Interviewer with ADHD

Hello! I think this is such an important discussion. I reached out to my sister who has years of experience working with students in special ed classrooms, and asked about how she might adjust a lesson on oral history fieldwork for students with ADHD. I've copied her response and suggested resources below.

Seeking Guidance on Appraisal of Civil Rights Oral History Collection

I am seeking to donate my collection of oral history interviews comprised of videotapes, audio, and photos. I have been asked to provide an appraisal. So far the estimates of the cost of such a service seem high. Has anyone faced this problem? Can anyone help in guiding me through the process? 

Thank you.