Families

Cool podcasts for kids - including educational podcasts and activities!
Learn how to share your lessons with the Paths to Technology community!
Follow Sadie, a beginner reader with CVI, through a series of lessons!
Tactile stories done from a distance can be a challenge.
Have you tried this portable document camera as a remote instruction tool and/or magnifying device for students with low vision?

Modifications in the home environment, in light of the 10 characteristics of CVI, can advance skills in independence

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Strategies, games and activities: a combination of braille, magnification and tech for an emerging reader!

Modifications in the home environment, in light of the 10 characteristics of CVI, can advance skills in independence

Overarching Principles and practical advice

Enjoy our virtual conference presentations, with the option to earn Professional Development Points or Continuing Education Credits

This tutorial examines the importance of including the expanded core curriculum for students with CVI in their IEPs.

Our chefs have made it to their third week of cooking! They are serving up another week of tips and tricks.... and now things are really heating up!
Quick and easy method to create CVI-friendly videos using PowerPoint and two free web applications.

CVI: Considerations for Distance Learning

This manual will help you introduce iOS technology and VoiceOver to 3 to 8 year old students!
Remote instructional video for parents and accessible book for students with CVI.
Sonokids is offering a COVID-19 discount to the Paths to Technology Community!
Learn how to use free apps to create engaging digital content for students with CVI!

CVI: Considerations for Distance Learning

Join these lively virtual meetings on O&M-related topics!
Just released - an exciting, fully accessible app for students who are emerging or beginner readers!
Tips for maximizing remote video instruction for students with CVI.
Tips from parents who have raised extraordinary kids with visual impairments.
The Novel Effect app adds sound effects to APH's tactile book!
Bring reading to life with Novel Effect app!
Here is a fun orientation lesson for October!

Build an educational action plan personalized for your child with CVI

Monika Jones, of the Brain Recovery Project, shares information presented at the 2018 AER International Conference.

This course will provide content related to students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI) and who are considered to be in Phase III CVI.

Monika Jones, of the Brain Recovery Project, shares information presented at the 2018 AER International Conference.

There are 2 sessions included in this training module that demonstrate theories and best practices for independent living.

We met with Ellen Mazel and she just said that everything's going to get better. Can you believe it?

The Colorscape app allows you to turn any picture on your camera roll into a digital coloring page. I review the pros, cons and accessibility of this app.
This is an accessibility review of Amazon's Fire TV Stick with Alexa and contains links to resources to help you get started with your device.

In this webcast, Amber talks about how important it is to involve children with disabilities in their community and gives advice on how to make this work.

Diana Autin offers deafblindness guidance based on Educational Service Guidelines that were developed by New Jersey's SPAN.

In this webcast, Tim Pennington provides advice to parents regarding IEPs and how to negotiate the process to obtain the best result for their child.

Dr. Katharine Shepherd and Susan LaVenture talk about the importance of families being the equal partners in their children’s lives.

This recording of Robbie Blaha’s presentation at the Discover Conference held at Perkins in 2008, where she share her wisdom with parents and educators.

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

A taped video recording of Jane Bernstein’s presentation at the 26th New England Regional Seminar for Children with Visual Impairments and Their Families.

In this webcast, Sue Shannon focuses on mealtime skills and offers a video demonstration for these skills pouring, serving, using utensils and cutting.

In this webcast, Marlin Minkin addresses the issues that families struggle with related to raising children who are deafblind.

Steve Perreault discusses the relationship between the parents of a child with disabilities and the professionals who serve and educate the child.

A parent shares resources on self-determination and transition into adulthood for youth who are deafblind, blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities or other special needs.
BrailleBlox is available now!

This tutorial provides theoretical and practical applications for assessing and teaching the skills to gain social competence

Day workshop in Granite State College, NH March 20 focuses on CVI: causes, assessment and strategies for access and improvement of vision for CVI students.

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

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