Professional Development Calendar

Jun 18 - Aug 12
Multimedia Accessibility in the Digital Classroom: Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments Dr. Yue-Ting Siu 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....
Jun 21
Speech Pathologists and Cortical Visual Impairment: An overview of the SLP's Role in Working with Children with CVI Webinar | Approximately one hour This presentation addresses Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) through the experience of a Speech and language Pathologist by examining the characteristics of CVI that affect speech, language, and...
Jul 9 - Sep 2
Cortical Visual Impairment (Summer Session) Dr. Christine Roman 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...
Jul 16 - Jul 18
Active Learning: Promoting Independence and Learning in Children with Multiple Special Needs Patty Obrutz, M.S., O.T.R/L 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...
Jul 23 - Aug 26
Augmentative-Alternative Communication Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Megan Mogan, MS, CCC-SLP 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...
Jul 23 - Sep 9
Autism and Visual Impairment: The Better Together Curriculum Linda Hagood, M.A., CCC-SLP 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...
Oct 8 - Nov 25
Applied Behavioral Analysis for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Patrice Glancy, B.C.B.A Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 8 – November 25, 2018 and runs for 7 weeks. Early bird expires on Monday, September 10, 2018. In this course, students will identify and practice ABA approaches that will support...
Oct 8 - Nov 18
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development Nathalie de Wit Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 8 – November 18, 2018 and runs for 6 weeks. Early bird expires on Monday, September 10, 2018. The course will offer practical teaching strategies for students with visual...
Oct 8 - Dec 2
Career Development & Self-Determination to Achieve Transition Success: Expanding the Core Curriculum Dr. Karen Wolffe 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...
Oct 22 - Dec 16
Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) Dr. Christine Roman 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...
Oct 22 - Dec 9
The What's the Complexity Framework: Designing a visually accessible school day for the child with CVI Ellen Mazel Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 22 – December 9, 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...