Walinda Nicholson

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Birth to Three and School Age (Age 3 to Age 21)
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I am a Teacher of the Visually Impaired in Pennsylvania.I attended the University of Pittsburgh to obtain my TVI Certificate.  I have also earned my teaching certificates in Special Education and Early Childhood Education. I have also earned my Autisum Endorsement.  I have completed six years of working as TVI at the Intermediate Unit and have contracted with several providers of Birth to Three.    I have worked with students on all levels and phases of CVI. I have also taught several trainings for Special Education Teachers to implement the specific strategies to ensure students with CVI are able to be successful in the classroom environment. I have also worked with parents to ensure that their children are having their visual needs met.