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Recognizing and Building Abstract Thinking in the Child with Visual Impairment Self-paced | Multiple days In this tutorial, learn how to distinguish between concrete and abstract thinking and design learning activities that develop abstract thinking. Participants will earn 1.5 Professional Development...
Independent Living Skills Self-paced | Multiple days There are 3 sessions included in this self-guided tutorial that provide approaches for instruction on clothing care as well as both cooking and mealtime skills to students with visual impairments, in...
Assistive Technology (Keys 12) Self-paced | Multiple days "Assistive Technology" is made up of 2 modules, each containing video segments, readings, lectures, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning.  Plan to spend 1 week working through...
Accessible Books and Literacy: Supporting and Encouraging a Love for Literacy Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial explores experience and concept books, as well as story and conversation boxes. In addition, you’ll learn how to effectively and creatively adapt classroom materials while enhancing a...
Navigating the IEP Process Self-paced | 1 day CVI Now hosted a live virtual event on Navigating the IEP process on April 2, 2021 Educational Advocate Angela Gowans presented and answered parent questions about components of the IEP process:...
45 Teaching Strategies in 60 Minutes Self-paced | Multiple days In this tutorial Educational Consultant Donna McNear shares easily implementable methods to manage and deliver services to students with visual impairments. From student evaluation to specialized...
Curriculum Adaptations Self-paced | Multiple days There are three webcasts included in this training module that discuss the importance of adapted and universal curricula and the FAIER Approach to designing physical education activities....
The Role of the Professional Self-paced | Multiple days There are 4 videos included in this training module that will expose participants how VISSIT can be used to recommend services for students with visual impairments, learn how to implement RBEI...
Sexuality Topics and Intervention Strategies: Taking care of personal needs for individuals who are visually impaired Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial addresses sexuality issues among children and young adults who are visually impaired and/or blind. It will include the need to establish early appropriate social and safe behaviors...
CATIS: Assistive Technology for Literacy Self-paced | 1 day This group of self-paced tutorials has been developed for professionals who hold, or are earning, certification as Certified Assistive Technology Instructional Specialists  for People with Visual...
Student Assessment Self-paced | Multiple days Student Assessment is made up of 4 videos which will discuss the importance of using a combination of assessments when assessing students with visual impairments. Also discussed, is how to evaluate...
Partnering with Parents Self-paced | Multiple days There are three videos included in this training module that discuss the experiences of the families of children with disabilities, and the relationships with the professionals who support them....
Non-Visual Digital Maps for TVIs Online Class | Multiple days
Curriculum for Students with Visual Impairments (Keys 5) Self-paced | Multiple weeks    This module includes two sessions. The first one examines the Core Curriculum, the Common Core State Standards, the Expanded Core Curriculum, and how these can be aligned for students with visual...
Teaching Science Self-paced | Multiple days There are 4 video segments included in this training module that demonstrate theories and best practices for teaching science concepts to students who are blind or visually impaired. Participants...

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