Schools and agencies need a plethora of resources to support their students with blindness and visual impairment. Click on the training opportunity below to learn more.

Early Learning Step by Step For Credit

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On-the-go-learning courses by TSBVI

In “Early Learning – Step by Step” Dr. Nielsen discusses how environmental intervention can facilitate the child who is visually impaired with additional disabilities achieve motor and other abilities through Active Learning. This book contrasts how children, with and without visual impairment and additional disabilities, achieve the pre-requisites for learning, for example, to sit unsupported, to eat, to walk and to play constructively. This book may be purchased at www.lilliworks.com if you would like to more fully benefit from these webcasts.

Click on each title below to view a webinar about the stated topic:

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 3 – Movements: A Prerequisite for Learning

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 4 – Coordination of Movements

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 5 – Materials and Toys

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 6 – Learning to Chew

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 7 – Learning to Eat

For Credit Early Learning Step by Step – Chapter 8 & 9 – Learning to Undress, Dress and Constructive Play

Other helpful webinars courtesy of TSBVI

 

Past opportunities

Icon that reads: Cortical Visual Impairment. Did you know? The CVI range is a functional vision assessment used to determine the degree of affect of the visual and behavior characteristics associating with CVI.
Professional Development: Cortical Visual Impairment hosted by Perkins September 18, 2017 and November 12, 2017
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Career development & self-determination: Expanding the core curriculum
Hosted by Perkins
September 18, 2017
November 12, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Braille Boot Camp, August 8-11, 2017 (hosted by TSBVI)
Picture of this quote: What I hear, I forget. What I see, I remember. What I do, I understand
Active Learning Conference, June 12-13, 2017 (hosted by TSBVI)