Early Childhood

New Hampshire: 1 day workshop - October 26. The workshop will emphasize the foundation principles used to facilitate literacy skills in children with CVI.

Accessible Videos for young learners with Vision Impairments.
Match the animal with his home!
Play Hide and Seek with Peep and his friends!

Veronika Bernstein offers helpful strategies to address the challenges of developing good sleep habits in children with visual impairments.

Dr. Luisa Mayer of the New England Eye Institute at Perkins talks about the development of tests of visual acuity in babies through Preferential Looking.

Dr. Mayer discusses how she came to Children’s Hospital in Boston to work on the measurement of visual acuity in babies using the FPL and OPL techniques.

Check out these creative ideas for using audio labels with students!
BrailleBlox is available now!
Here is a new twist on using QR Codes!

This tutorial gives participants insight into the precious first days of premature newborns and the additional consideration that twins bring.

This tutorial focuses on birth to three orientation and mobility skills, such as hand positioning, crawling, standing, and walking.

In this webinar, Susan Abu-Jaber, focuses on birth to three orientation and mobility.

Presenters MaryAnne Roberto and Gunjan Rastogi-Wilson recount the journey of Krish, a tiny wide-eyed newborn with a powerful motivation to learn.

How to help young blind children explore and play with technology like their sighted peers!

In this video, Ellen Cadigan Mazel talks about color highlighting for children with Cortical Visual Impairment.

Learn how to implement RBEI principles and strategies and how to achieve "buy in" regarding ECC implementation.

Does your student love animal sounds? Use this adorable app to teach basic VoiceOver gestures!

This tutorial provides information for parents and caregivers to help them understand what -- and how -- children with cerebral or CVI see.

This tutorial discusses the challenges, resources, science and strategy of raising a child with cortical/cerebral visual impairment.

Rebecca speaks about the challenges, resources, science and strategy of raising a child with cortical/cerebral visual impairment.

Hotel reservations MUST be made by February 12, 2017 in order to receive discounted rate. Location: Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa. Phone: 855.837.2100.

How to get started on an iPad with a bright 16 month blind baby.

This tutorial defines and describes neuroplasticity, and examines the differences in the brain's response to ocular and brain-based vision loss.

iOS tracing apps help young students with scotomas or blind spots.

Dr. Merabet defines and describes neuroplasticity, and examines the differences in the brain's response to ocular and brain-based vision loss.

This webinar series will be presented by Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Outreach Program with Education Consultants Scott Baltisberger and Sara Kitchen.

Suggestions for fall themed sensory trays for students who are blind or visually impaired.

This tutorial discusses services provided through Early Intervention, and preparations for transitioning from services into school.

In this webcast, Bhavina Hirapara, a parent of a 3 year old talks about the transition from in home services to preschool services.

This tutorial focuses on real-life learning & strategies that can be used to capture the essence of an activity

Design suggestions and guidelines for creating an accessible and fun playground for kids who are blind or visually impaired

The presentation includes ways to capture and share a stduent's experiences - an integral part of building skills and concepts.

This self-guided tutorial provides approaches for instruction on deafblindness guidance based on Educational Service Guidelines, IEPs.

Welcoming Students made up of 4 modules, each containing a lecture, video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning.

How to use Dr. Seuss books to practice language skills and learn about science properties.

In this webcast, Lacey Smith talks about the challenges she experiences in transitioning her daughter from early childhood services to preschool.

This self-paced tutorial explores early childhood service delivery for young children who are blind or visually impaired.

Make bird treats to teach a range of basic concepts while using action-related vocabulary and purposeful hand skills.

This webinar is an introduction to the principles of routine based early intervention.

Tips, recipes & instructions for choosing appropriate holiday projects for students who are visually impaired.

Learners will be introduced to assessment and instructional strategies for teaching social skills to students with visual impairments.

This tutorial is the second part of When Worlds Collide. AAC assessment, intervention, and prioritization of skill development will be discussed.

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) systems with children with visual impairments and additional disabilities.

The webinar presents how the iPad can be used to provide vision stimulation to young children with visual impairments and additional disabilities.

Every child will enjoy learning basic functional skills during this fun Halloween activity!
Use this simple recipe for a perfect holiday activity to develop memory skills and independence.
Making crayons the child can use after the activity is finished is a rewarding and motivating experience.
Real object materials make this multi-sensory project fun for kids of all sight levels to enjoy for days.
Students will enjoy the edible reward of their hard work while learning basic science principles!