This tutorial provides an overview of Paths to Technology, a website for educators, families and students with visual impairments and blindness to learn about and stay current on ever-changing technology. Part of the Perkins eLearning online communities of practice, Paths to Technology also features a student page where student contribute and discuss assistive technology.
Participants will earn up to 3.5 Professional Development Points, ACVREP, CTLE, or Continuing Education credits by the following ways:
2 credits earned when you submit content to Paths to Technology
Create a user profile to register, and follow the instructions to make your contribution at http://www.perkinselearning.org/technology/learn-how-share-your-ideas. Material that meets the criteria for an acceptable post will earn your credits.
1.5 credits earned when you complete the webinar assessment
Register for the online assessment
By registering for Professional Development Points, ACVREP, CTLE, or Continuing Education credits, you will be provided with a self-paced tutorial using video clips and other resources related to this topic, as well as an online test to assess your knowledge.
This is a web-based, self-guided professional development activity for TVIs, VRTs, O&Ms, Parents, Teachers of the Deafblind or Severely Impaired, and Rehabilitation Specialists. ACVREP has approved this course for Certified Assistive Technology Instructional Specialists for People with Visual Impairments (CATIS).
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