Earn Credits for Assistive Technology

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Hi-Tech O&M (Vermont) Onsite Training | 1-2 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...
Multimedia in the Modern Classroom (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | 1-2 days Two day workshop in New Hampshire — Tuesday, August 7 & Wednesday, August 8, 2018 — at Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301. This training will educate stakeholders on up and...
Multimedia Accessibility in the Digital Classroom: Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Sign up to be on waiting list and we will notify you when an opening occurs. You can also check out other Online Classes offering at www.perkinselearning.org/earn-credits/online-class....
Creating Assistive Technology Solutions in Minutes Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 8 weeks. Individuals who experience a vision loss and other disabilities need a variety of assistive technology solutions, and today over 80% of these solutions can be...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in Massachussetts) Onsite Training | 1-2 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 | 1-2 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 | 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...
Using Artists' Stretcher Frames to Build Foldable Sensory Exploration Environments Onsite Training | 1-2 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...
An Introduction to Cardboard Carpentry Onsite Training | 1-2 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....
3D Printing: What's Realistic for TVIs? Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial covers typical costs, material uses, and design technology for creating 3-D tools to the classroom. Register to Take This Tutorial »   Download the PowerPoint Please check Lynda...
Communication Strategies for Children with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Including Deafblindness Self-paced | 1-2 days There are four webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate a wide range of teaching strategies used to provide effective instruction to students with visual impairments and additional...
Technology Tools for Teachers Self-paced | This tutorial explores how to best use technology in the classroom to meet the needs of students with visual impairments or blindness. It includes information about how to determine which technology...
The Evolution of Michael's AT Journey Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial discusses how personal development and skill grow and change, and how a student's AT grows and changes with him. Register to Take This Tutorial »   Participants will earn 1.5...
Deafblind Technology Solutions Self-paced | 1-2 days There are three videos included in this training module that demonstrate adaptive devices used for communication with individuals who are deafblind, or who have both hearing and visual impairments....
New Technology for Education: A CSUN Report Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial provides a post-conference roundup from the field of education of students with multiple disabilities, including visual impairment. Register to Take This Tutorial »  ...
Getting to 1M: Understanding Magnification and Print Size Self-paced | 1-2 days Finding the right magnification level for your student or client can be key to their independence. This tutorial teaches about various optical and non-optical methods of magnification and...
Paths to Technology Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial provides an overview of Paths to Technology, a website for educators, families and students with visual impairments and blindness to learn about and stay current on ever-changing...
iExploration: Using an iPad for Vision Stimulation Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial presents an in-depth view of how the iPad can be used to provide vision stimulation to young children with varying degrees of visual impairments, including those with significant...
Audio Supported Reading (ASR) Instructional Strategies Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial provides an overview of how Audio Supported Reading (ASR) can meet the challenges of students with print-related disabilities when used as an instructional strategy. The tutorial also...
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...

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