Karen Narvol, Private Assistive Technology Consultant

Karen Narvol has 42 years of experience as an elementary school teacher, instructional technology specialist, and assistive technology consultant with school districts and intermediate units in Pennsylvania. She is presently working as an independent assistive technology consultant with contracts with Bookshare, Kurzweil Education, Perkins School for the Blind, and the Pennsylvania Department of Education/Bureau of Special Education.

Ms. Narvol is currently presenting a series of Bookshare webinars to Pennsylvania educators, teaching onsite workshops and presenting webinars on Kurzweil 3000 to educators across the country, teaching Bookshare online courses for Perkins eLearning, and moderating the Bookshare Mentor Teacher Group community of practice.

Professional Development Offerings

FREE one day, Thursday, November 30, 2017, hands-on workshop focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom.
Onsite Training
FREE two day, Friday and Saturday, December 1 and 2, hands-on workshop focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom.
Onsite Training
FREE hands-on workshop focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom.
Onsite Training
One day FREE, hands-on workshop in New Hampshire, focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom.
Onsite Training
Let Perkins eLearning guide you toward creating your organizational membership and launching your Bookshare program in 2 weeks!
Online Class
This webinar describes tools and resources that can help teams make appropriate decisions about Accessible Educational Materials (AEM) and reading tools.
Webinar
This tutorial describes how Audio Supported Reading can meet the challenges of students with print-related disabilities when used as an instructional strategy.
Self-paced
This webinar describes how Audio Supported Reading can meet the challenges of students with print-related disabilities when used as an instructional strategy.
Webinar
This webinar will cover the concept of "Listening" in an educational context, specifically in the development of literacy skills.
Webinar
The workshop teaches participants how to use Bookshare resources and tools so that teachers can provide timely access to textbooks and print materials.
Online Class
This online course offers education specialists the tools necessary to guide and instruct teachers on how to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom.
Online Class