CEC-DVIDB (the Council for Exceptional Children Division on Visual Impairments and Deafblindness) will present a webinar on January 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. EST called Where to Start When Working with Students Who Have Visual Impairments/Multiple Disabilities and Deafblindness.
The goal of the webinar is to provide participants with useful background information on working with students with deafblindness and multiple disabilities. Topics include: defining and determining students' eligibility for deafblind related services, the importance of touch to a child who is deafblind, and basic instructional strategies and techniques to consider when working with a student with deafblindness.
Adam Graves is a certified teacher of students with visual impairments with over 10 years of experience working in classrooms with students who are deafblind and have multiple disabilities. For the past 2 years Adam has provided technical assistance and educational support for teachers, students and administrators through the Texas DeafBlind Project. He also serves as a member of the review board for the National Intervener Certification E-portfolio (NICE) and is a doctoral student at the Texas Tech University College of Education.
Jan 19, 2017