Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Webinar Series: Supports for Blind and Low Vision Students

The Clearinghouse for Specialized Media and Technology will present a webinar series, Supports for Blind and Low Vision Students, presented by Ting Siu, TVI/COMS, Ph.D.
 

The 3Cs of a Digital Workflow: Capture! Convert! Cloud!

Description: What is a digital workflow, and how does it empower our students' buy-in to use the technology they need? This webinar will provide an introduction on how to convert print materials to digital formats for real-time sharing with students.

Date: June 15, 2020, at 11 a.m. PST

How to Conduct a Needs Assessment

Description: How must we format digital media so students can easily access materials with technology? This webinar will go through the basics of making digital text, images, and video accessible.

Date: June 22, 2020, at 11 a.m. PST

Screen Sharing Tools and Strategies

Description: Oh, the dreaded board! Many low vision students benefit from having desktop access to information that is presented at a distance. This webinar will provide an overview of some of the newest tools and strategies for screen sharing and accessing distance information.

Date: June 29, 2020, at 11 a.m. PST

Techie TVI Meetup: BYOQ

Description: Connecting with our community practice can do wonders for supporting our understanding of technology. Bring Your Own Questions for a live Q&A based on multimedia accessibility, digital workflows, conducting needs assessments, and screen sharing tools and strategies.

Date: June 30, 2020, at 3 p.m. PST

Multimedia Accessibility

Description: How must we format digital media so students can easily access materials with technology? This webinar will go through the basics of making digital text, images, and video accessible.

This video will be recorded and posted on the CSMT website. More information to come once the video is ready.

How to Register

  • Register in advance for these webinars at Zoom webinars.
  • After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the webinar.
  • Registration is required only once.
  • All sessions will be recorded and available through the CSMT website.

Event Date: 

Jun 15, 2020 to Jun 30, 2020