Online Classes

Online classes are instructor-led, collaborative learning experience with a cohort of professionals with similar needs and interests. They are asynchronous, meaning the class works through the material together, but does not meet at a specified date or time.
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Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range February 26 to April 08 Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Sign up for waiting list. We will notify you when an opening occurs for our CVI Range online class. Online class runs from February 26 – April 8, 2018 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for...
Bookshare Train-the-Trainer March 12 to April 15 Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 12 – April 15, 2018 and runs for 5 weeks. Early Bird Ends on Monday, February 12, 2018. This course offers participants an opportunity to learn how to train others on Bookshare...
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development March 19 to April 29 Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 19 – April 29, 2018 and runs for 6 weeks. Early Bird Ends on Monday, February 19, 2018. The course will offer practical teaching strategies for students with visual impairments and...
The What's the Complexity Framework: Designing a visually accessible school day for the child with CVI April 09 to May 27 Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on April 9 – May 27, 2018 and runs for 7 weeks. Participants will move toward an advanced understanding of the CVI Characteristics (Roman-Lantzy) with an emphasis on how they manifest in...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Spring Session) April 09 to June 03 Online Class | Multiple weeks 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 with students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI). The...
Accessible Literacy for Early Readers: Students Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Deafblind April 30 to June 10 Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on April 30 – June 10, 2018 and runs for 6 weeks. Early Bird Ends on Monday, April 2, 2018. This course emphasizes the importance of accessible literacy for children who are blind, visually...


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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. Early Bird Ends on Monday, April 2, 2018. This course emphasizes the importance of accessible literacy for children who are blind, visually...
Applied Behavioral Analysis for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on January 29 – March 25, 2018 and runs for 7 weeks.  (this course includes a break from February 19 - 26th) In this course, students will identify and practice ABA approaches that will...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Sign up for waiting list. We will notify you when an opening occurs for our CVI Range online class. Online class runs from February 26 – April 8, 2018 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for...
Augmentative-Alternative Communication Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on July 23, 2018 and runs for 5 weeks. This course will offer practical Augmentative-Alternative Communication (AAC) strategies for educators who work with early communicators with visual...
Autism and Visual Impairment: The Better Together Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 7 weeks. This course, based on an activity-rich curriculum guide, will provide theoretical and practical information for teaching social communication skills to the...
Bookshare in Depth Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts date TBD and runs for 5 weeks. This workshop offers staff development that will have a long-lasting impact on teachers, as well as improved outcomes for students with print disabilities. The...
Bookshare Train-the-Trainer Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 12 – April 15, 2018 and runs for 5 weeks. Early Bird Ends on Monday, February 12, 2018. This course offers participants an opportunity to learn how to train others on Bookshare...
Career Development & Self-Determination to Achieve Transition Success: Expanding the Core Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 8 weeks. In this course, you will learn how to support children and youth with visual impairments, including those with additional disabilities, through the first four...
CHARGE Syndrome – Basic Information for Care Providers Online Class | Multiple weeks Start date TBD and runs for 5 weeks. This online class has been developed to provide basic information for people who are providing direct care for children/adolescents/adults with CHARGE Syndrome or...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Join Waiting List to be notified when an opening occurs. Sign Up for Winter Session OR Sign Up for Spring Session. Starts on TBD and runs for 8 weeks. This course will provide an overview...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Spring Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks 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 with students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI). The...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Summer Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD 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). The course is based 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...
Creating Assistive Technology Solutions in Minutes Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on February 5 – April 1, 2018 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...
Essential Assessments for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts TBD and runs for 8 weeks. The course will cover the three assessments included in the essential assessments (EA): functional vision assessment (FVA), learning media assessment (LMA), and...
Get Started Quickly and Easily with Bookshare Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 2 weeks. This short course is designed for educators who have little familiarity with Bookshare and want a quick and easy way to get their organizational membership...
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...
Multimedia Accessibility in the Digital Classroom: Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on TBD and runs for 8 weeks. Classrooms are becoming increasingly technology driven and full of multimedia instructional materials. As digital instructional materials become more prevalent,...
Preparing for Transition from School to Adult Life – Starting the Process Early! Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts date TBD and runs for 5 weeks. This course addresses creating a smooth transition process and successfully preparing a young person for the world of work and/or post-secondary education. The...
Teaching Social Skills to Students Who Are Visually Impaired Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on January 29 – March 25, 2018 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...
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on March 19 – April 29, 2018 and runs for 6 weeks. Early Bird Ends on Monday, February 19, 2018. The course will offer practical teaching strategies for students with visual impairments and...
The What's the Complexity Framework: Designing a visually accessible school day for the child with CVI Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on April 9 – May 27, 2018 and runs for 7 weeks. Participants will move toward an advanced understanding of the CVI Characteristics (Roman-Lantzy) with an emphasis on how they manifest in...
Working with Learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Visual Impairment (ASDVI) Online Class | Multiple weeks Start date TBD and runs for 8 weeks. This course will lead participants through the development of a comprehensive implementation plan using five intervention strategies for at least one student with...