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. There are no live meeting for our online classes.

 

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Upcoming Online Classes

Planning Transition for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities (Fall Term) September 21 to October 25 Online Class | Multiple weeks Fall classes start September 21, 2020  The transition from special education to post school life presents significant challenges to students, their families and their educational teams. The...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Fall Session) September 21 to October 25 Online Class | Multiple weeks   Fall Session runs from September 21, 2020 - October 25, 2020 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for this course! This course will provide an overview and additional practice in reliably scoring...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) September 28 to November 22 Online Class | Multiple weeks   Fall Session starts September 28, 2020  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 (...
Teaching Strategies for Students Who are Blind/VI with Multiple Disabilities in the Sensorimotor Stage of Development (Fall Term) October 12 to November 22 Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 12, 2020 - November 22, 2020  and runs for 6 weeks.  The course will offer practical teaching strategies for students with visual impairments and multiple disabilities in the...
Literacy and CVI:Phases II and III October 12 to November 15 Online Class | Multiple weeks   Class begins October 12, 2020 and runs for 5 weeks to November 15, 2020.  The syllabus is still under review, and will be attached to this page when it is confirmed.This course is designed for...
The What's the Complexity Framework: Designing a visually accessible school day for the child with CVI (Fall Session) October 19 to December 06 Online Class | Multiple weeks   Starts on October 19, 2020 to December 6, 2020 and runs for 7 weeks. Participants will move toward an advanced understanding of the CVI Characteristics (Roman-Lantzy) with an emphasis on how they...

All Online Classes

Accessible Science - Northern New England Online Class | Multiple weeks This course is designed to help TVIs provide effective support for students with visual impairments to develop skills in all areas of Science  education. Through a variety of online presentations,...
Applied Behavioral Analysis for Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on October 14, 2019 to December 8, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. Early bird expires on Monday, September 29, 2019. In this course, students will identify and practice ABA approaches that will...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Fall Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks   Fall Session runs from September 21, 2020 - October 25, 2020 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for this course! This course will provide an overview and additional practice in reliably scoring...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Spring Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT Spring Session runs from April 20, 2020 to May 24, 2020 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for this course! This course will provide an overview and additional practice in reliably scoring...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Summer Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Summer session runs from July 20, 2020 to August 23, 2020 for 5 weeks. No live meeting date for this course! This course will provide an overview and additional practice in reliably...
Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Winter Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT - Please sign up for our Spring session. Winter session runs from January 27, 2020 to March 1, 2020 for 5 weeks.No live meeting date for this course! This course will provide an overview...
Augmentative-Alternative Communication Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT! Starts on June 8, 2020 - July 12, 2020 and runs for 5 weeks. Early Bird expires on June 1st. Students with visual impairments and multiple disabilities often require Augmentative-...
Autism and Visual Impairment: The Better Together Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks This 7 weeks course, starts on July 6, 2020 - August 23, 2020 This course, based on an activity-rich curriculum guide, will provide theoretical and practical information for teaching social...
Career Development & Self-Determination to Achieve Transition Success: Expanding the Core Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks  Join us January 20, 2020 - March 16, 2020 (8 weeks).  In this course, you will learn how to support children and youth with visual impairments, including those with additional disabilities, through...
Cortical Visual Impairment Online Class | Multiple 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 the use of The CVI Range, a...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks   Fall Session starts September 28, 2020  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 (...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Spring Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT Spring classes start April 6, 2020 to May 31, 2020 This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of working with students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI)....
Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) series of professional development courses Online Class | Multiple weeks The University of Massachusetts Boston Vision Studies Program and Perkins School for the Blind announce the cooperative creation of a Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) series of professional...
Creating Assistive Technology Solutions in Minutes Online Class | Multiple weeks Please note: Registration for the course will close at 5:00pm eastern time on January 22, 2020.   Starts February 10, 2020 - April 5, 2020 and runs for 8 weeks. Individuals who experience a vision...
Essential Assessments for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks Starts on January 27, 2020 – March 22, 2020 and runs for 8 weeks. The course will cover the three assessments included in the essential assessments (EA): functional vision assessment (FVA), learning...
Introduction to Cerebral Visual Impairment in Children: Visual Impairment Due to Damage to the Brain Online Class | Multiple weeks June 1 - July 5, 2020 Features of visual impairment due to brain damage will be discussed, along with assessment of children with this condition. Methods are presented to design appropriate...
Literacy and CVI:Phases II and III Online Class | Multiple weeks   Class begins October 12, 2020 and runs for 5 weeks to November 15, 2020.  The syllabus is still under review, and will be attached to this page when it is confirmed.This course is designed for...
Multimedia Accessibility in the Digital Classroom: Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT!   Class starts June 17, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. This course will educate stakeholders on up and coming forms of digital instructional materials, tools to access multimedia, and how to...
Person-Centered Planning Online Class | Multiple weeks   This course will support students' pathways to success through this facilitated approach that empowers the student to lead the team     CREDIT TYPES EARLY BIRD PRICE - ends July 1 REGULAR...
Phase III CVI Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT This 8 week course will run from January 20, 2020 to March 16, 2020. This course will provide content related to students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI) and who are considered to...

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