Beyond Siri: iOS or Android Apps for Students with Visual Impairments - 013488
There are many apps that students who are blind or visually impaired can use to access the Internet, read a book, find a bus route or order a ride-sharing service, and many other things. These apps are accessible and often quicker and more effective than just asking Siri. Come join Andrew Bernet and Shawn Keene from Lighthouse for the Blind in Fort Worth to learn about these great apps and how to teach students to use them!

Audiences Teacher - Special 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 V - Organizational Transformation,   Vision Article VI - More Balanced/Reinvigorated State/Local Partnership
Prerequisite/Special Notes Teacher of Students with Visual Impairment and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists One ACVREP contact hour will be awarded for each hour of learner participation in an organized CE activity, excluding breaks, meals, poster sessions, business meetings, and social hours.


SessionScheduleLocation
02360402/14/2019 09:00am - 04:00pmESC Region 11
Fee   None
Credit Hours   06:00 hours of Continuing Professional Education 
Presenter   Andrew Bernet Lighthouse for the Blind Fort Worth 
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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