Webinar: Access to Books for Students with Visual Impairment through Bookshare.org - 011392
In this webinar, Karen Beard from Bookshare will discuss how students with visual impairments can access books in large print (digital), audio, and braille through Bookshare.org through many devices, including iPads, iPhones, Android platforms, braille notetakers, refreshable braille devices, computers, and tablets. Teachers and students can learn about free school and individual student accounts for students to receive access to textbooks and leisure reading.

Audiences Teacher - Special Education, Braille Transcribers, Charter School Personnel, Coordinators, Counselors, Diagnosticians, Directors, Instructional Technology Personnel, Librarians, Parents, Teacher - Elementary (Grades 1-5), Teacher - General Education, Teacher - Gifted Talented/Advanced Academics, Teacher - High School (Grades 9-12), Teacher - Middle School (Grades 6-8), Teacher Supervisors, Technology/Technical Support Personnel
21st Century Learning  Vision Article I - New Digital Learning Environment,   Vision Article IV - Accountability for Learning,   Vision Article VI - More Balanced/Reinvigorated State/Local Partnership
Prerequisite/Special Notes ESC Region 11 is an approved ACVREP RPPLE provider. Participants that request ACVREP credit for this event will be awarded credit based on learner participation excluding breaks and meals. The credit award for this webinar could range from .5 - .75 credit hours depending on the length of the live broadcast. All participants must be registered for the session, identified in the webinar room, actively engaged in the webinar and complete a request for credit form.

01934205/21/2018 - 08/31/2018Online
Fee   None
Credit Hours   00:45 hours of Continuing Professional Education 
Presenter   Stephanie Walker ESC Region 11 
Seats Left   29995 

This session is closed for registrations.

If you require special arrangements or have special needs (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired),
contact Stephanie Walker at sisbell@esc11.net or (817) 740-7594 at least three weeks prior to the training program date.

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