Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Webinar: Providing Access for Students with CVI

This free webinar from Perkins eLearning offers tips to support students with CVI in gaining visual access to materials and the world around them

Presented by vision consultant MaryAnne Roberto, the webinar will include the following topics:

  • Overview of the need for providing access to children with CVI
  • Criteria for CVI diagnosis
  • Understanding the role of the adult "one-on-one" in providing access to the child with CVI in the classroom
  • Seeing CVI through the eyes of the child
  • Characteristics and their impact on the child’s visual access
  • Adapting materials and the environment one characteristic at a time
  • Focus on cues of the child and emphasis on access
  • Support and freedom to make mistakes in order to grow

The webinar will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

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Event Date: 

Aug 15, 2018