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Understanding What Children With CVI See Webinar | Approximately one hour This webinar provides information for parents and caregivers to help them understand what — and how— children with cerebral or cortical vision impairments (CVI), see. Dr. Dutton explains the visual...
Unified English Braille: Perspectives from Braille Users Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast, Kim Charlson and Joanne Becker discuss the roll out of the Unified English Braille (UEB) Code which occurred on January 4th in conjunction with Louis Braille’s birthday. Kim and...
Universal Design for Learning Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast, Dr. Hartmann presents the three principles of Universal Design for Learning. Universal Design for Learning is a new way of thinking about education and has the potential to reform...
Using Gamification to Maximize ECC Outcomes Webinar | Approximately one hour Software developer and entrepreneur Marty Schultz demonstrates electronic game applications to teach skill areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum. His company Objective Ed builds on groundwork laid...
Vestibular Processing, Part 1 Teachable Moment | Approximately one hour In this video, Amanda Martinage is going to discuss what is vestibular processing and what does dysfunction look like. Vestibular processing is how our bodies interpret movement, whether or not you'...
Vestibular Processing, Part 2 Teachable Moment | Approximately 5 minutes In this video, Amanda Martinage talks about Vestibular Processing: How to Address Dysfunction. To address hypersensitivity, Amanda suggests adapting the environment and introducing difficult...
Vision After Occipital Lobectomy and Related Surgeries Webinar | Approximately one hour Monika Jones, of the Brain Recovery Project, shares information presented at the 2018 AER International Conference, regarding brain surgeries which remove or disconnect one occipital lobe,...
Vision Issues for People with CHARGE Syndrome Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast David Brown provides an overview of the impact that CHARGE Syndrome has on vision and, in turn, on the behavior of the student with CHARGE Syndrome. David provides an overview of the...
Vision Language Learning Communication: An Approach to AAC for Students with CVI Webinar | Approximately one hour Collaboration means breaking down silos. During this 1 hour webinar, two professionals, a speech-language pathologist and a vision educator, will discuss current challenges facing children with CVI...
Visual Acuity Testing, Part 1: History of Preferential Looking and Early Testing Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast, Dr. Luisa Mayer of the New England Eye Institute at Perkins talks about the development of tests of visual acuity in babies through the means of Preferential Looking. Preferential...
Visual Acuity Testing, Part 2: Acuity Cards and Testing Procedures Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast, a continuation of Visual Acuity Testing: History of Preferential Looking and Early Testing, Dr. Mayer of the New England Eye Institute at Perkins discusses how she came to Children’s...
Visual Fields Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast, Luisa Mayer, Ph.D. demonstrates the role of the visual field in daily life and the challenges faced when there is a field loss. Dr. Mayer is an internationally known specialist in...
Visual Search in CVI: Novel Assessment Using Virtual Reality Webinar | Approximately one hour This webinar features Chris Bennett, Post - Doctoral Fellow, Visual Neuroplasticity Lab, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School.  He will be discussing how virtual reality tools can aid...
What's for Lunch Teachable Moment | Approximately 5 minutes What's for Lunch by Eric Carle Adapted by: Megan Connaughton In this Teachable Moment, Megan demonstrates how she adapted this book to meet the needs of the student's in her class. Following a...
What's next? A Case Study Using a Calendar Box Webinar | Approximately one hour   What's Next? A Case Study Using a Calendar Box, Peg Palmer discusses how creating a tangible calendar system for children with CVI can help them to understand sequencing.   Participants will...
What's the Complexity? webinar with Matt Tietjen Webinar | Approximately one hour What's the complexity?  Designing a school day for a child with CVI     Participants will: Explain how inappropriate visual demands can affect the behavior of children with CVI Design...
Wheelchair Orientation & Mobility Webcast | Approximately 30 minutes In this webcast James Scott Crawford, a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist, addresses the training needs of people with visual impairment who use power wheelchairs as their primary mode of...
When Worlds Collide, Part 1 of 2: Assessment and Intervention for Children with Visual Impairment Webinar | Approximately one hour Visual, motor, and cognitive skills must be considered when designing communication programs. AAC assessment, intervention, and prioritization of skill development will be discussed. Check out When...
When Worlds Collide, Part 2 of 2: Assessment and Intervention for Children with Visual Impairment Webinar | Approximately one hour This webinar is the second part of a two-part presentations on When Worlds Collide. Children with visual impairments and concomitant disabilities have complex communication needs requiring...
Working with Children with CVI from a PT/OT Perspective Webinar | Approximately one hour In this presentation, Karen Barrows discusses what it is like to work with children who have CVI. Click here to download the audio only version (.mp3)    

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