AIM-VA Webinar- Advocating for Accessible Text: Tips for parents and teachers to enhance text access for students with blindness and visual impairment

Description:

Dr. Kimberly Avila sure knows visual impairments! Not only does she have a PhD in the field… not only was she a K-12 teacher of students with visual impairments for years… not only does she coordinate the Virginia’s VI Consortium for teacher preparation… but, she is also a parent of children with visual impairments as well as having a visual impairment herself.  Join Dr. Avila as she discusses information on parent and teacher roles in advocating and promoting accessible text options for students with blindness and visual impairment from the unique perspective of an individual, educator, practitioner, and parent. 

Date(s):
2/9/2017 12:00 PM - 2/9/2017 12:30 PM
Tag(s): Curriculum/Instructional Methods Elementary High School Instructional Strategies Literacy Middle School Parent/Family Professional Development Professional Resources Vision Impairment