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Making A.T. in Minutes for Blind and Low Vision and Multiple Disabilities Onsite Training | 1 day -A Make and Take Workshop-   This hands on workshop will discuss and demonstrate over 75 different assistive technology solutions that can be created in minutes to support individuals who experience...
Creating Assistive Technology Solutions in Minutes Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on February 4 – March 31, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. Early bird expires on January 20, 2019. Individuals who experience a vision loss and other disabilities need a variety of assistive...
An Introduction to Cardboard Carpentry-2019 Onsite Training | Multiple days Learn about the benefits of building assistive devices out of corrugated material. This three layered cardboard is lightweight, bendable, strong, easy to work with, and relatively inexpensive....
Tech for Toddlers, Preschoolers and Kindergarten Students with VIB (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | Multiple days One day workshop in New Hampshire — Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Comfort Inn – 71 Hall Street – Concord, NH 03301. Everywhere you go, people are using technology — including toddlers and...
Hi-Tech O&M for Everyone! (Vermont) Onsite Training | Multiple days Two day workshop in Vermont — Thursday, August 23 & Friday, August 24, 2018 — at Vermont Association For The Blind And Visually Impaired, 130 Austine Drive, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301. Join a...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in Massachussetts) Onsite Training | Multiple days PLEASE NOTE: Day 2 is Optional for this workshop. This two day hands-on workshop on Friday and Saturday, December 1 and 2, 2017 focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in New York) Onsite Training | Multiple days PLEASE NOTE: Day 2 is Optional for this workshop. This two day hands-on workshop on Friday and Saturday, November 10 and 11, 2017 focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in...
Introduction to Basic Electronics for Switch Construction and Toy Modification Onsite Training | Multiple days Switches can enable children with disabilities to have interesting sensory experiences, activate toys, and access computers. During this class we will look at how to make a simple cause and effect...
Using Artists' Stretcher Frames to Build Foldable Sensory Exploration Environments Onsite Training | Multiple days Children with visual impairments or multiple disabilities need special environmental supports to promote exploration of their surroundings. A foldable sensory exploration frame similar to the “Little...
Technology for Us Too Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial focuses on teaching basic communication to students who are blind or have low vision with significant multiple disabilities using assistive technology devices both low tech and high...
AT Assessment and Accessibility Self-paced | Multiple days There are 3 webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate the importance of Assistive Technology Assessment and Accessibility. Participants will earn 2 ACVREP credits, 2 CTLE credits, or...
Bookshare in Depth Self-paced | Multiple weeks Bookshare in Depth is made up of 5 sessions, each containing video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Students are expected to be familiar with all...
Bookshare Train-the-Trainer Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 5 weeks. This course offers participants an opportunity to learn how to train others on Bookshare features and functionality. The class offers AT specialists, trainers,...
Using iPad Apps with Students with Visual and Other Disabilities Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial combines the two parts of our webinar, "Appsolutely Engaging and Educational." Eric Jerman will demonstrate how to select and use the best iPad apps for students with visual impairments...
Welcoming Students with Visual Impairment to Your School Self-paced | Multiple weeks Welcoming Students is made up of 4 modules, each containing a lecture, video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Students are expected to be familiar with...
Get Started Quickly and Easily with Bookshare Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 2 weeks. This short course is designed for educators who have little familiarity with Bookshare and want a quick and easy way to get their organizational membership...
Assistive Technologies Self-paced | Multiple days There are 4 sessions included in this self-guided tutorial that provide: strategies involved in conducting an assessment as well as in choosing the right assistive technology tool for the learner,...
Dueling Devices: Assessing and Justifying Student Needs for Technology Self-paced | Multiple days Using the TPACK Conceptual framework, (Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge), participants will take a step-by-step approach to defining educational goals for technology. Participants will...
Bookshare in Depth Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts date TBD and runs for 5 weeks. This workshop offers staff development that will have a long-lasting impact on teachers, as well as improved outcomes for students with print disabilities. The...
Online Communities Self-paced | There are 3 sessions included within this training on Online Communities of Practice. Participants will be provided an overview of a few of the microsites available for use within Perkins eLearning,...

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