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The Impact of Clutter on Children with Cerebral Visual Impairment Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial covers Nicola McDowell's masters research project that looked at the impact of clutter on the learning experiences and behaviour of children with CVI.  Nicola will also provide a...
Trust the Process: A Case Study in Literacy and CVI Self-Paced Self-paced | Approximately one hour This self-paced tutorial is a case study on the approach used to teach literacy skills to a kindergarten student with Phase III CVI.  The presentation offers ideas on what iOS apps to use, how to...
Considerations for Reducing Complexity with the Home Self-paced | Approximately one hour   In this tutorial, Marguerite Tibaudo reviews the complications that complex environments pose for children who have CVI, specifically targeting the home environment, and provide discussion points...
Using Gamification to Maximize ECC Outcomes Tutorial Self-paced | Approximately one hour     Software developer and entrepreneur Marty Schultz demonstrates electronic game applications to teach skill areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum. His company Objective Ed builds on groundwork...
Creating IEP's for Students with CVI-New Hampshire Onsite Training | 1 day This workshop on March 26, 2019 will be held on campus at Granite State College, Concord, NH. The learning needs of students with CVI are uniquely based on the assessment of visual behaviors that are...
Determining Service Levels for Learners with CVI Using the Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity Self-paced | Approximately one hour The Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity (VISSIT) is a research-based tool developed to help TVIs determine the appropriate type and amount of service for a student with a visual impairment...
Vision Language Learning Communication: An Approach to AAC for Students with CVI Self-paced | Approximately one hour Collaboration means breaking down silos. During this tutorial, two professionals, a speech-language pathologist and a vision educator, will discuss current challenges facing children with CVI who use...
Visual Search in CVI: Novel Assessment Using Virtual Reality Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial features Chris Bennett, Post - Doctoral Fellow, Visual Neuroplasticity Lab, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School.  He will be discussing how virtual reality tools can...
An Introduction to Cardboard Carpentry-2019 Onsite Training | 1 day Learn about the benefits of building assistive devices out of corrugated material. This three layered cardboard is lightweight, bendable, strong, easy to work with, and relatively inexpensive....
Vision After Occipital Lobectomy and Related Surgeries Self-paced | Approximately one hour   Monika Jones, of the Brain Recovery Project, shares information presented at the 2018 AER International Conference, regarding brain surgeries which remove or disconnect one occipital lobe,...
Working with Children with CVI from a PT/OT Perspective Self-paced | Approximately one hour During this 1 1/2 hour tutorial, Karen will talk about: The ten characteristics associated with CVI The three phases of CVI progression Treatment techniques and therapy modifications to support...
CVI Range: Essential Aspects for Scoring the CVI Range Assessment Onsite Training | Multiple days Scoring The CVI Range correctly provides the foundation for service to students with CVI. The CVI Range is the functional vision assessment for students with brain based visual impairment. It...
Principles of Literacy for Students with CVI (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | 1 day One day workshop in New Hampshire — Friday, October 26, 2018 — at Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301. The workshop will be used to emphasize the foundational principles used to...
CVI Range: Essential Aspects for Scoring the CVI Range Assessment (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | Multiple days One day workshop in New Hampshire — Thursday, September 27, 2018 — at Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301. Scoring The CVI Range correctly provides the foundation for service to...
Hi-Tech O&M for Everyone! (Vermont) Onsite Training | Multiple days Two day workshop in Vermont — Thursday, August 23 & Friday, August 24, 2018 — at Vermont Association For The Blind And Visually Impaired, 130 Austine Drive, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301. Join a...
Cortical Visual Impairment - New Hampshire Onsite Training | Multiple days Registration is closed. Check out our calendar for more professional development opportunities in CVI, www.perkinselearning.org/events. One day workshop — Tuesday, March 20th — that focuses on...
Cortical Visual Impairment Topics - Dr. Christine Roman Onsite Training | Multiple days 3 Day Workshop — Choose 1, 2, or 3 Days. Workshop Dates: March 12th, 14th, and 16th, 2018 Workshop Fee: $150 per day (Early Bird $125.00) or ALL 3-days: $350.00 Credits Per Day: 6 PDP’s, ACVREP's,...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in Massachussetts) Onsite Training | Multiple days PLEASE NOTE: Day 2 is Optional for this workshop. This two day hands-on workshop on Friday and Saturday, December 1 and 2, 2017 focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in New Hampshire) Onsite Training | 1 day This one day hands-on workshop on Thursday, November 30, 2017 focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in the classroom with students who are blind or have low vision. Check...
Learning Through Technology: Bookshare and Accessible Reading (FREE Workshop in New York) Onsite Training | Multiple days PLEASE NOTE: Day 2 is Optional for this workshop. This two day hands-on workshop on Friday and Saturday, November 10 and 11, 2017 focuses on teaching educators to effectively implement Bookshare in...

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