Earn Credits for Deafblindness

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Augmentative-Alternative Communication Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on July 23 – August 26, 2018 and runs for 5 weeks. Early Bird expires on Monday, June 25th. This course will offer practical Augmentative-Alternative Communication (AAC) strategies for...
Autism and Visual Impairment: The Better Together Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on July 23 – September 9, 2018 and runs for 7 weeks. Early Bird expires on Monday, June 25th. This course, based on an activity-rich curriculum guide, will provide theoretical and practical...
Active Learning: Promoting Independence and Learning in Children with Multiple Special Needs Onsite Training | 1-2 days Join Ms.Patricia Obrzut, M.S., O.T.R/L., for a three days workshop on Monday, July 16 – Wednesday, July 18, 2018 to learn how to increase functional independence and developmental skills while...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Summer Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on July 9 – September 2, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of working with students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI)....
Accessible Literacy for Early Readers: Students Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Deafblind Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on April 30 – June 10, 2018 and runs for 6 weeks. This course emphasizes the importance of accessible literacy for children who are blind, visually impaired or deafblind. Participants will...
4th Annual Perkins CVI Symposium: Perspectives on CVI Onsite Training | 1-2 days This workshop on Friday, April 13, 2018 presents a rare opportunity to listen to top experts in the field discuss current research and practice related to brain-based visual impairments. Don't miss...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Spring Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Please sign up to be on waiting list and we will notify you when an opening occurs. Or, secure your spot now for Summer Session. Starts on April 9 – June 3, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. This...
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Please sign up to be on waiting list and we will notify you when an oppening occurs. Check out other Spring and Summer online classes at www.perkinselearning.org/earn-credits/online-class...
POSTPONED! Focus on Vision Impairment & Blindness Conference: 13th Annual Onsite Training | 1-2 days Postponed! The 13th Annual "Focus" on Vision Impairment and Blindness Conference: Meeting the Needs of Individuals with Intellectual Disability and Vision Loss scheduled for tomorrow, March 14th...
CVI: "What’s the Complexity?" Assessing and managing visual complexity throughout the school day for students with cortical visual impairment (CVI) Onsite Training | 1-2 days In this workshop on Saturday, February 10th, participants will move toward an advanced understanding of visual complexity and learn to use the What's the Complexity framework. The goal is for...
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...
Applied Behavioral Analysis for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 7 weeks. In this course, students will identify and practice ABA approaches that will support students who are visually impaired, blind, Deafblind or multiply disabled....
Sign Language Classes - Spring 2018 Onsite Training | Multiple weeks Registration for Spring 2018 Sign Language Classes is closed. Check back for Fall Registration. In collaboration with the Deafblind Program, the Spring 2018 Adult Sign Language Classes will begin on...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Winter Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Sign up for waiting list for Winter Session. To register for Spring 2018 session, please use the link below. SIGN UP FOR SPRING SESSION » Starts on April 9 – June 3, 2018 and runs for 8...
CVI Range Reliability Workshop Onsite Training | 1-2 days This workshop on November 3rd and 4th, 2017 is for professionals who want to develop their skills in administering the CVI Range. Early bird expires on October 20th! Hands-on practice to increase...
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...
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...
Cerebral Visual Impairment: Another Way of Seeing Onsite Training | 1-2 days This workshop is part of a CVI Series. Cerebral visual impairment (CVI) can present in a variety of ways in children. Some may have very little functionally useful vision along with multiple...
Assessment of Students Who Have Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Self-paced | 1-2 days There are 4 sessions included in this training module on functional literacy for students with visual impairments and additional disabilities. The tutorial uses the text Keys to Educational Success:...
Paths to Literacy: Introducing an Online Hub Self-paced | 1-2 days This tutorial introduces Paths to Literacy, a new online resource for information about literacy for students who are blind or visually impaired, including those with additional disabilities....

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