Professional Development Advanced Filter Results

CHARGE Syndrome - Series #2: Behavior, Balance and Planning for the Future Self-paced | Multiple days There are three webcasts included in this training module that discuss CHARGE behavioral diagnosis, sensory deficits, physical therapy and the value of work for students. Participants will earn 2.0...
CHARGE Syndrome: An Overview Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Pamela Ryan, School Psychologist at Perkins School for the Blind, offers an overview of CHARGE Syndrome. She talks about CHARGE features, characteristics, medical complications and how these issues...
CHARGE Syndrome: Behavioral Issues Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Dr. Timothy Hartshorne speaks about behavioral issues associated with CHARGE Syndrome. Dr. Hartshorne emphasizes that by better understanding the unique features of CHARGE syndrome and its...
CHARGE Syndrome: Preparing for the World of Work Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Wendy Bridgeo discusses the importance of starting the transition process early for students with disabilities, especially those with CHARGE syndrome. She offers insights on teaching strategies to...
CHARGE Syndrome: Providing Physical Therapy Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Maryann Girardi, PT, DPT, ATP, speaks about providing physical therapy to children with CHARGE syndrome and its challenges. She describes the impact CHARGE syndrome has on balance and muscle tone. Dr...
CHARGE Syndrome: Sensory Processing Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast David Brown provides an overview of the impact that CHARGE Syndrome has on sensory processing. He describes the impact of sensory processing on proprioception, the vestibular sense,...
CHARGE Syndrome: Teaching Strategies for Children Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Sharon Stelzer, a long-timeteacher in the Perkins Deafblind Program, discusses teaching students with CHARGE Syndrome and implementation strategies needed to help teachers create a positive learning...
CHARGE Syndrome: The Impact of CHARGE on Communication and Learning Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Martha Majors provides insights on the impact of medical and physical challenges for children in educational environments. She also provides guidance for educators to help them develop an effective...
Child-Guided Assessment Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes Dr. Jan van Dijk of the Netherlands, an international leader with more than 50 years of experience in the field of deafblindness, shares his expertise on child-guided assessment. Dr. van Dijk...
Christmas Sequence Teachable Moment | Approximately 5 minutes In this Christmas Sequence video, Christa demonstrates the use of an adapted book that she made for her classroom.  It is an experience-style book that is based on a Christmas Party at school. ...
Clothing Care for Students with Visual Impairments Webinar | Approximately one hour In this webinar, teachers and parents will learn everything they need to know when teaching clothing care skills to kids with visual impairments. It's all about selection, care and organization. You...
Clothing Care for Students with Visual Impairments Self-paced | Multiple days In this tutorial, learn strategies for teaching clothing care skills to children with visual impairments. It will focus on the instruction of clothing care skills to enhance independence and self-...
Color Highlighting for Children with CVI Teachable Moment | Approximately 5 minutes In this video, Ellen Cadigan Mazel talks about color highlighting for children with Cortical Visual Impairment. Color highlighting really helps children with visual motor functions and for increased...
Common Core State Standards: Challenges for Teachers of Students who are Visually Impaired Webinar | Approximately one hour This session 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....
Common Core State Standards: Challenges for Teachers of Students who are Visually Impaired Self-paced | Multiple days 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....
Communication and Literacy for Students with Visual and Multiple Disabilities Self-paced | Multiple days There are two webinars included in this training module that discuss how to modify the environment and materials for more effective access to literacy and communication for students with visual and...
Communication for Children and Students Who are Deafblind Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial provides information on the development of meaningful communication for children who are deaf-blind, strategies for teaching effective communication skills as well as the various modes...
Communication for Children and Students Who are Deafblind: An Overview of Methods, Assessments, and Technology Webinar | Approximately one hour A deaf-blind person's quality of life depends on communication that is clear, concise and accessible from birth. This presentation provides information on the development of meaningful communication...
Communication Skills (Keys 7) Self-paced | Multiple days 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...
Communication Strategies for Children with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Including Deafblindness Self-paced | Multiple days There are four webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate a wide range of teaching strategies used to provide effective instruction to students with visual impairments and additional...

Pages