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Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 22 – December 16, 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...
Career Development & Self-Determination to Achieve Transition Success: Expanding the Core Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks Returning on October 8 – December 2, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. Early bird expires on Monday, September 10, 2018. In this course, you will learn how to support children and youth with visual...
Sign Language Classes - Fall 2018 Onsite Training | Multiple weeks In collaboration with the Deafblind Program, the Fall 2018 Adult Sign Language Classes will begin on September 24 and run for 10 weeks. Registration open until September 18, 2018. Anyone age 16 or...
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 SOLD OUT! Please consider joining us for the Fall Session.  Summer session starts on July 9, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of...
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 consider joining us for the Fall Session.  Starts on April 9 – June 3, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of working...
Cortical Visual Impairment - New Hampshire Onsite Training | 1-2 days Registration is closed. Check out our calendar for more professional development opportunities in CVI, www.perkinselearning.org/events. One day workshop — Tuesday, March 20th — that focuses on...
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...
Differentiating for English Learners Onsite Training | 1-2 days Registration is closed. Please check out other onsite professional development opportunities at www.perkinselearning.org/events. In this interactive, blended workshop on March 10 and March 31, 2018,...
Teaching Social Skills to Students Who Are Visually Impaired Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 8 weeks. This course provides a strong rationale for teaching social skills to students with visual impairments by examining the differences in social development....
Cortical Visual Impairment (Winter Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Sign up for waiting list for Winter Session. To register for Summer 2018 session, please use the link below. SIGN UP FOR SUMMER 2018 SESSION » Starts on July 9 – September 2, 2018 and...
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...
Promoting Social Competence Self-paced | Multiple weeks There are 3 sessions included in this training module that provide theoretical and practical applications for assessing and teaching students with visual impairments and multiple disabilities the...
Expanded Core Curriculum: A Team Approach Self-paced | 1-2 days Finding it difficult to get buy-in from your student's educational team, family/caregivers, clinical providers, and school administrators? This tutorial discusses effective ways to teach others the...
Partnering with Parents Self-paced | 1-2 days There are three videos included in this training module that discuss the experiences of the families of children with disabilities, and the relationships with the professionals who support them....
Ophthalmologic Examination Integrated With Functional Aspects of Cortical Visual Impairment Self-paced | 1-2 days 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...
Welcoming Students with Visual Impairment to Your School Self-paced | Multiple weeks Welcoming Students is made up of 4 modules, each containing a lecture, video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Students are expected to be familiar with...

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