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5th Annual Perkins CVI Symposium Onsite Training | Multiple days Please join us for a rare opportunity to listen to top experts in the field on Thursday, July 11 and on Friday, July 12. Engage  in collaborative efforts to advance progress related to the challenges...
Literacy for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Including Deafblindness Self-paced | Multiple days There are two webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate teaching strategies to improve reading and writing skills of students with visual impairments and additional disabilities....
Positive Strategies for Behavioral Intervention (Keys 13) Self-paced | Multiple weeks There are 2 sessions included in this training module that examines assessment of and intervention for students with behavioral challenges. The tutorial uses the text, Keys to Educational Success:...
Effective Access to Communication and Literacy for Students with Visual and Multiple Disabilities Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial looks at positioning and other best practices to increase access to technology for students with multiple disabilities during classroom activities and how to effectively use and modify...
The Evolution of Michael's AT Journey Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial discusses how personal development and skill grow and change, and how a student's AT grows and changes with him. Participants will earn 1.5 Professional Development Points, ACVREP, CTLE...
Educational Needs of Students with Visual Impairments: An Introduction Self-paced | Multiple days This group of self-paced tutorials has been developed for school district administrators, teachers, and others who support students with visual impairments. Educators who are working with students...
Global Positioning Systems and the Traveler with a Visual Impairment Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial will cover the parameters of GPS for the traveler with a visual impairment, examples of how to effectively use the information to nurture the development of travel confidence and...
Communication Skills (Keys 7) Self-paced | Multiple weeks About this tutorial... "Communication Skills" is made up of 3 modules, each containing video segments, readings, lectures, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning.  Plan to...
CVI and O&M Self-paced | Approximately one hour CVI Now hosted a live virtual event on CVI and Orientation and Mobility (O&M), held on December 3, 2020. Susan Abu-Jaber, TVI and O&M Specialist, and Becky Hommer, TVI and O&M...
Listening to Learn Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial will examine how the Listening strand of the Common Core Standards aligns with many state academic standards. The tutorial also explores listening as a learning strategy for students...
The CVI Umbrella: A Community of Ideas Self-paced | Approximately one hour Teaching and supporting children with CVI is a richly rewarding experience that requires a joyful, fervent commitment to continuous learning. Fortunately, our field has many wonderful mentors who...
Common Core State Standards: Challenges for Teachers of Students who are Visually Impaired Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial 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....
Visualizing Math: Considerations for children with CVI Self-paced | Approximately one hour Join Matt Tietjen for a discussion of Mathematics as a visual learning skill, and the implications of cortical/cerebral visual impairment on math skill development. Drawing on the work of Stanislas...
Beyond the Classroom: Topics in the Expanded Core Curriculum Self-paced | Multiple days There are 4 webinars included in this training module that address areas of the Expanded Core that often take place outside of a formal classroom setting. Participants will earn 5 Professional...
Making Physical Science Accessible to Students with Visual Impairments Self-paced | Multiple days This STEM tutorial focuses on the areas of physical science that include magnetism, electricity, and sound along with how these fit into the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Emphasis will...
New Technology for Education: A CSUN Report Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial provides a post-conference roundup from the field of education of students with multiple disabilities, including visual impairment. Participants will earn 1.5 Professional Development...
Effective and Accurate FVAs and LMAs for All Students with Visual Impairments that Help Drive Instruction Programming Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial discusses how to administer effective functional vision and learning media assessments for students with visual impairments and students with visual and multiple impairments, including...
Welcoming Students with Visual Impairment to Your School Self-paced | Multiple weeks Welcoming Students is made up of 4 modules, each containing a lecture, video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Students are expected to be familiar with...
Orientation and Mobility Programs (Keys 9) Self-paced | Multiple weeks "O&M Programs" is made up of 3 modules, each containing video segments, readings, lectures, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning.  Plan to spend 1 week working through...

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