Earn Credits for Assessment

Our professional development opportunities are easily searchable, helping you further your education in a way that’s meaningful and convenient. Use our advanced search options below to browse our offerings by format, credit type and more. Learn how to earn credits »

Advanced Search

Active Learning: Functional Schemes Assessment Onsite Training | 1-2 days Join Ms.Patricia Obrzut, M.S., O.T.R/L., as she provides you with this fresh and pioneering approach. Learn how to increase functional independence and developmental skills while reducing...
Assessing and Supporting the Student in Phase 3 CVI Onsite Training | 1-2 days Students in Phase III CVI present unique challenges! This workshop is designed to support families and educators in assessing and supporting students with CVI in Phase III. Topics to be covered in...
Assessment That Informs Instruction: Don't Just Guess - Assess! Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial explores the role of the teacher of students with visual impairments (TVI) in reading and writing instruction, both as a collaborator with the general classroom teacher and as a...
AT Assessment and Accessibility Self-paced | 1-2 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 or 2 PDPs by...
Communication for Children and Students Who are Deafblind Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial provides information on the development of meaningful communication for children who are deaf-blind, strategies for teaching effective communication skills as well as the various modes...
Cortical Visual Impairment Summer Institute Onsite Training | 1-2 days Three-day blended workshop, from June 27 to June 29, 2017. This course focuses on Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI): causes, assessment and strategies for access and improvement of vision for students...
CVI & the NICU Experience: Effects on Infants and Families (with special consideration of sensory issues including CVI) Onsite Training | 1-2 days This New England Based Training is focused on increasing the knowledge of educators and personnel working with infants and children born premature. The training will include discussion of issues...
CVI Basics Self-paced | 1-2 days There are three videos included in this training module that discuss the origins, diagnosis, and characteristics of cortical visual impairment (CVI), as well as the evaluation and improvement of...
CVI Range Reliability Workshop Onsite Training | 1-2 days Don’t miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills in scoring the CVI Range! By working in small groups as well as individually, you will use videos and case studies of children with CVI to develop...
Essential Assessments for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 20 – May 14, 2017 and runs for 8 weeks. The course will cover the three assessments included in the essential assessments (EA): functional vision assessment (FVA), learning media...
Evidenced-Based Practices for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities, Including Deafblindness: Assessment and Instructional Frameworks for Communication and Tactile Skills Onsite Training | 1-2 days Starts on July 19 – July 21, 2016 and runs for 3 days. This 3-day workshop will bring together national experts in the field to share their expertise related to instruction for students with visual...
Functional Vision Assessment Self-paced | Multiple weeks "Functional Vision Assessment" is made up of 5 modules, each containing video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Plan to spend 1 week working through each...
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...
Multi-State/Multi Site Web Conference: Assessing and managing visual complexity throughout the school day for students with cortical visual impairment (CVI) Onsite Training | 1-2 days This is a FREE Multi-State/Multi-Site Web Conference. To register please contact Teresa Pagliuca at PerkinsTrainingCenter@perkins.org or 617-972-7712. Participants will explore the CVI characteristic...
Student Assessment Data Collection, Part 1 Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial is the first part of a two-part presentation on data collection. Take this tutorial to learn about efficient data collection systems, when it’s appropriate to collect data and how to...
Student Assessment Data Collection, Part 2 Self-paced | Approximately one hour As teachers and related service providers, we tend to be at one extreme or the other...too much data without a purpose OR not enough data to determine progress. If you would like to learn how to find...
Supporting Availability for Learning: Student-Centered Assessment and Intervention Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial discusses strategies to increase states of behavior in daily activities and educational settings. Participants will earn 1.5 ACVREP or Continuing Education credits by completing an...
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 6 – April 16, 2017 and runs for 6 weeks. The course will offer practical teaching strategies for students with visual impairments and multiple disabilities in the sensorimotor stage...
The Work of Dr. Jan van Dijk Self-paced | 1-2 days There are two webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate child-guided assessment techniques and explain the role of the emotional brain. Dr. Jan van Dijk speaks in depth about the...
Visual Fields and Acuity Self-paced | 1-2 days There are 3 webcasts included in this training module that address visual field and acuity assessment, including the development of assessment for young children, and typical testing procedures....

Pages