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CVI Online Resources from Perkins eLearning

Perkins eLearning offers a number of videos, webinars, and online classes on the topic of cortical visual impairment (CVI).
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Emma Bear's Day: Book for Children with CVI

This picture book with black backgrounds and strong contrast was created by the mother of a child with CVI (cortical visual impairment)
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The Bridge School: Cortical Visual Impairment

CVI: Bridge School
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Modify on the Fly for CVI

Resources for teachers and families modifying materials for learners with CVI (Cortical Visual Impairment)
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The Impact of CVI on the Use of AAC

AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) often relies on vision and thus can pose problems for children with CVI (cortical visual impairment)
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Fall CVI School Checklist

Tips for teachers working with children with CVI
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Looking Inside the Adaptive Brain of the Blind: CVI

Video presentation about CVI from a medical perspective
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Make Your Own Sensory Space for Students with Multiple Disabilities

Make your own sensory learning space for students with multiple disabilities, CVI, and other significant challenges.
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CVI Strategies for Pre-Readers

Strategies to help parents and teachers of children with CVI (Cortical Visual Impairment) who are pre-readers
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Welcome to the Web: “CVI Teacher” Blog!

CVI Teacher is a website and blog offering strategies and resources for teachers and families of children with cortical visual impairment.
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Strategies for Promoting Literacy Skills and Students with CVI

Diane Sheline shares practical ideas for promoting literacy for children with Cortical Visual Impairment
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CVI and the Evaluation of Functional Vision

Overview of CVI (Cortical Visual Impairment) with diagnosis, characteristic behaviors, evaluating functional vision, and intervention strategies
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Strategies for Assessment and Intervention for Children with CVI

Overview of the behavioral characteristics of Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI)
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Strategies for Improving Literacy Skills in Students with CVI

Webinar on Literacy Strategies for Children with Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI)