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Intervention Strategies for Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) Self-paced | 1-2 days There are three videos included in this training module that identifies the impact of Cortical Visual impairment (CVI) on early child development and learning, then identifies strategies that can be...
Introducing the Perkins SMART Brailler Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial from Perkins Solutions is designed to provide an overview of the SMART Brailler's features and benefits, as well as to share ideas on some of the ways in which the SMART Brailler can...
Introducing TransitionPlanningAsia.org Website Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial provides an overview of the website TransitionPlanningAsia.org. Although region specific, the website introduces how individuals working in the field of blindness can collaborate in...
Introduction to Basic Electronics for Switch Construction and Toy Modification Onsite Training | 1-2 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...
Introduction to Cerebral Visual Impairment in Children: Visual Impairment Due to Damage to the Brain Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts date TBD. This is a 5 session class spread over 10 weeks. In this course, features of visual impairment due to brain damage will be discussed along with assessment of children with this...
iOS Accessibility for Users Who Are Visually Impaired Self-paced | 1-2 days Learn how to activate the iOS accessibility options and maximize the functionality of iOS devices for students who are visually impaired. Participants will earn 1.5 ACVREP or Continuing Education...
Leisure through Technology for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial suggests activities, applications, and teaching strategies for using technology to teach leisure and recreation skills, such as game play, choice making, and exploring new interests....
Let's Get Cooking: Teaching Meal Preparation Skills to Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Self-paced | 1-2 days Teaching children who are dual media learners presents challenges, but offers incredible rewards as they develop the literacy tools needed for success. This tutorial provides an overview of the...
Listening to Learn Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial will examine how the Listening strand of the Common Core Standards aligns with many state academic standards. The tutorial also explores listening as a learning strategy for students...
Literacy Adaptations for Students who are Deafblind Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial focuses on the various literacy adaptations, accommodations, and strategies used in classrooms for children who are deafblind. Sectioned off into four categories, the presenters will...
Literacy for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Including Deafblindness Self-paced | 1-2 days There are two webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate teaching strategies to improve reading and writing skills of students with visual impairments and additional disabilities....
Literacy for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Onsite Training | 1-2 days The presenters will discuss a variety of strategies, accommodations, and adaptations for teaching literacy to children who are visually impaired with multiple disabilities. Detailed discussion will...
Making Physical Science Accessible to Students with Visual Impairments Self-paced | 1-2 days This STEM tutorial focuses on the areas of physical science that include magnetism, electricity, and sound along with how these fit into the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Emphasis will...
MORE NEW Assistive Technology Solutions: Everyday Items Used in Extraordinary Ways - A Make and Take Workshop Onsite Training | 1-2 days This workshop is part of a Multiple Disabilities Series. This is a hands-on interactive workshop, participants will make 10 different assistive technology solutions to take home. Over the past three...
More Than the Law - Some Thoughts on the Transition of Individuals Who Are Deafblind Self-paced | 1-2 days In this tutorial, Steve Perreault talks about issues related to transition for students with deafblindness. Steve presents an overview of the IDEA 2004 regulations related to transition but at the...
Multimedia Accessibility in the Digital Classroom: Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on July 10 – September 3, 2017 and runs for 8 weeks. Classrooms are becoming increasingly technology driven and full of multimedia instructional materials. As digital instructional materials...
National Agenda for the Education of Children and Youths with Visual Impairments Self-paced | Multiple weeks "National Agenda for the Education of Children and Youths with Visual Impairments, Including Those with Multiple Disabilities" is made up of 6 modules, each containing a lecture, video segments,...
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,...
Ophthalmologic Examination Integrated With Functional Aspects of Cortical Visual Impairment Self-paced | This tutorial discusses the importance of adequate evaluation and the importance of families, educators, and ophthalmologist working together. The tutorial also addresses the role of the...
Optic Nerve Hypoplasia/Septo Optic Dysplasia: An Overview and Understanding for Educators Onsite Training | 1-2 days This full day workshop on Saturday, April 2 discusses what is Septo Optic Dysplasia/Optic Nerve Hypoplasia? What else might be involved besides vision? An understanding of ONH/SOD will help us...

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