Tech Ideas

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College Success @ Perkins: Compass Program

Building Expanded Core Curriculum skills, bringing college and career readiness home to students in grades 9-11 plus their families and TVIs!
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Teaching the ECC to the 21st Century Learner: Webinar

Robbin Clark shares refreshing ideas about the Expanded Core Curriculum.
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Bookshare's #AllInTogether Summer Read-a-thon

A summer reading program for all ages!
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Recruiting computer science and/or programming teachers

Have you taught students who are visually impaired computer science or programming?
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Recruiting for Project Inspire Summer Courses

Are you working with a young braille reader? Boost your Nemeth Code skills!
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Google Maps Introduces Accessible Places

Want to know if a place is wheelchair accessible?
Photo of two young students playing with Code Jumper pods and an android tablet.

Code Jumper is now available!

Learn more about this accessible coding game and Code Jumper training opportunities!
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Person-Centered Planning: Perkins eLearning Summer Course

Support students' pathways to success through this facilitated approach that empowers the student to lead the team.
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Survey: High School math education for students with visual impairments

High school math can be challenging - you can help by completing this survey!
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Tuesday Tea with AT

Have tech-related questions?
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Summer Virtual ExCEL Camp

Looking for summer camp activities that respect social distancing? Check out these opportunities!
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AccessWorld Senior Zoom Meeting

This virtual meeting is geared toward seniors and those newer to vision loss.
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Orbit Teacher App: Remote Learning

This free app provides text translation!
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ACVREP's Guidance on Remote O&M Instruction

With school closures and social distancing, what is best practice for O&M services?
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Upcoming Virtual O&M Opportunities

Join these virtual meetings for O&M students and/or for O&M Instructors!
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We Teach On Video

"We are still here for you - and always will be."
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Amazon Children's Books and Audio Stories are Free

Looking for books in various languages during school closures?
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Panel Discussing Hurdles Hiring Works with Disabilities

Why are people with disabilities under-represented in the workforce?
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Scribe for Education: Free Accessible Documents On-Demand

Providing print disabled students accessible handouts and assignments!
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Live Webinars for Non-Drivers!

Preparing teens and young adults for non-driving and exploring low vision driving by Dr. Penny Rosenblum!

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