Including and Instructing Visually Impaired Students in the Classroom for General Education Teachers - 013399
Teaching students who are visually impaired can be an exciting, challenging, and rewarding experience. In this workshop, teachers will learn the foundations of effectively including visually impaired students in their classroom through the following: understanding the impact of vision loss; designing inclusive and accessible classrooms, routines, and lessons; providing accessible materials; understanding student travel and safety concerns; and collaborating with Teachers of the Visually Impaired and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists.

Audiences Teacher - General Education, Paraprofessionals
21st Century Learning  Vision Article I - New Digital Learning Environment,   Vision Article II - New Learning Standards,   Vision Article III - Assessments for Learning,   Vision Article IV - Accountability for Learning,   Vision Article V - Organizational Transformation,   Vision Article VI - More Balanced/Reinvigorated State/Local Partnership
Prerequisite/Special Notes Special Education and General Education teachers who are instructing students with visual impairments.


SessionScheduleLocation
02346206/19/2019 09:00am - 04:00pmESC Region 11
Fee   None
Credit Hours   06:00 hours of Continuing Professional Education 
Presenter   Perkie Cannon ESC Region 11 
Seats Left   24 

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If you require special arrangements or have special needs (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired),
contact Perkie Cannon at pcannon@esc11.net or (817) 740-7587 at least three weeks prior to the training program date.

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