Perkins Course #3: Assessment That Informs: Don’t Guess, Assess! (1.5 Credits) (Online Self-Paced Tutorials from Perkins for Individuals Working with Children Who are Blind or Visually Impaired) Registration is Oct. 24 – Oct. 29, 3:00 pm


Presented by Frances Mary D’Andrea, Ph.D., this tutorial explores the role of the TVI in reading and writing instruction, both as a collaborator with the general classroom teacher and as a provider of specific instruction. The importance of monitoring students’ progressive skills will be emphasized, with specific approaches and tools for monitoring progress of students using braille.

After the registration period ends, you will receive a voucher (coupon) code, and can then take the course at your convenience from any location, within the time period allotted (Oct. 24 – Oct. 29, 3:00 pm).

Period for Completion: Oct. 29-Nov. 29, 2018

Information regarding registration for and access to courses being offered by Outreach Fall, 2018 and Spring, 2019 follows.

*If you do not need credit or certificates of completion toward licensure, these courses can be accessed for free through Perkins without going through VSDB Outreach Services.


10/24/2018 - 11/29/2018


Dr. Debbie Pfeiffer
(540) 414-5249


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