Webinars

45 Teaching Strategies in 60 Minutes Webinar | Approximately one hour From student evaluation to specialized instruction to accommodations to progress...these 45 strategies provide teachers with easily implementable methods to manage and deliver services to students...
Access to Appropriate Programs for Children with Multiple Disabilities, Visual Impairment and Deafblind Children in Croatia Webinar | Approximately 30 minutes In this webinar Director Mahmuljin provides an overview of the prevalence of children with multiple disabilities in Croatia, and their placement opportunities. Download Presentation that was...
Accessible Books and Literacy: Supporting and Encouraging a Love for Literacy Webinar | Approximately one hour Sandy Kenrick is the mother of two young boys. Liam, her six-year old son, became deafblind at the age of two and a half after an illness. In this webinar, she describes how she helps develop her...
Active Learning: 5-Part Webinar Series Webinar | Approximately one hour This 5-part series of Active Learning webinars will focus on a variety of topics, such as setting up a classroom and schedule, choosing materials, addressing the student with CVI, using Active...
Appsolutely Engaging and Educational - Part 1: Using iPad Apps with Children with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Webinar | Approximately one hour This one-hour webinar offers strategies, tips and techniques for using an iPad with students who are visually impaired and may have additional disabilities. The presentation offers suggestions on how...
Appsolutely Engaging and Educational - Part 2: Using iPad Apps with Children with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Webinar | Approximately one hour This one-hour webinar offers strategies, tips and techniques for using an iPad with students who are visually impaired and may have additional disabilities. Download Handout for this webinar....
Assessment That Informs Instruction: Don't Just Guess - Assess! Webinar | Approximately one hour This one-hour webinar explores the role of the teacher of students with visual impairments (TVI) in reading and writing instruction, both as a collaborator with the general classroom teacher and as a...
Audio Supported Reading (ASR) Instructional Strategies Webinar | Approximately one hour Audio Supported Reading (ASR) is a technology-based approach to teaching reading that enhances a student’s access to the text, whether reading in print or in braille. In this webinar, Karen Narvol...
Building Strategies Around CVI Phases Webinar | Approximately one hour This one-hour webinar presents a careful assessment around the 10 characteristics of CVI help staff and parents understand the unique learning needs for each CVI Phase. They can then build strategies...
Clothing Care for Students with Visual Impairments Webinar | Approximately one hour In this webinar, teachers and parents will learn everything they need to know when teaching clothing care skills to kids with visual impairments. It's all about selection, care and organization. You...
Common Core State Standards: Challenges for Teachers of Students who are Visually Impaired Webinar | Approximately one hour This session examines the elements that make the Common Core State Standards different from previous state standards, and the challenges they present for students with visual impairments....
Communication for Children and Students Who are Deafblind: An Overview of Methods, Assessments, and Technology Webinar | Approximately one hour A deaf-blind person's quality of life depends on communication that is clear, concise and accessible from birth. This presentation provides information on the development of meaningful communication...
Comparing Neuroplastic Changes in Ocular versus Cerebral Causes of Visual Impairment Webinar | Approximately one hour Dr. Merabet's one hour webinar presentation defines and describes neuroplasticity, and examines the differences in the brain's response to ocular and brain-based vision loss. He brings this complex...
Compensatory Skills: Essential Considerations for Learning Webinar | Approximately one hour The child with a visual impairment uses residual vision, hearing, touch, smell and taste to learn about the world. These senses are the access points for learning. This webinar discusses how these...
Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment, Part 1 Webinar | Approximately one hour This first session of the presentation covers the causes, definition and classification of cortical/cerebral visual impairment and is presented by staff of the New England Eye Low Vision Clinic at...
Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment, Part 2 Webinar | Approximately one hour This second session provides case presentation of individuals with cortical/cerebral visual impairment. The first session covers the causes, definition and classification of cortical/cerebral...
CVI From a Parent's Perspective Webinar | Approximately one hour Ten years ago, Rebecca Davis and her family began their CVI journey with their daughter Eliza. Rebecca notices that families with CVI still have the questions she did, and go through those same...
Deafblind Technology Solutions Webinar | Approximately 30 minutes This webinar presents various assistive technology products that have been developed for individuals who are deafblind. Download webinar Transcript »   Learn more about other ways you can earn...
Determining Type & Amount of Itinerant TVI Service – Using the VISSIT Webinar | Approximately one hour The Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity of Texas (VISSIT) was developed to guide itinerant teachers of students with visual impairments in determining the type and amount of service to...
Dual Media Learners: Instructional Strategies and Assessment Webinar | Approximately one hour For some children who are visually impaired, the decision around learning media is not as simple as choosing braille or print. These children may benefit from instruction in both braille and print (...

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