Course #2 - New Technology for Education: A CSUN Report (2018) (Summer 2020 Online Self-Paced Tutorials from Perkins for Individuals Working with Children Who are Blind or Visually Impaired)



VSDB Outreach Services has purchased access to four more online, self-paced tutorials (1.5 – 5.0 credits) based on your survey feedback. These 4 courses, developed a the Perkins School for the Blind, will be available starting today and ending July 21, 2020, free of charge to professionals in Virginia who want to learn more about working with children who are blind or visually impaired.* Those who register with VSDB Outreach before 4:00 pm June 20, 2020 will be sent a code that will allow access until July 21, 2020 to complete that tutorial at their convenience, 24/7. At the end of that tutorial, each participant will choose from “ACVREP” (includes their logo), “Continuing Education,” or “Professional Development.” People may take one course, or as many as they want. Registration is now open for each of these four courses!

REGISTER NOW for Course #2, Summer, 2020  - New Technology for Education: A CSUN Report (2018) (1.5 Credits)

Registration with VSDB Outreach for this course ends at 4:00 pm, Saturday, June 20, 2020. Course access begins when you receive your voucher code, and ends July 21, 2020.

This tutorial provides a post-conference roundup from the field of education of students with multiple disabilities, including visual impairment.

Learning Objectives  Upon completion of this tutorial, participants will:

  • review a range of technology based on age/grade level, subject matter, format, & more;
  • evaluate new technology in terms of student fit; and
  • identify innovations in education technology

Upon successful completion of the test, participants will earn 1.5 Professional Development Points, ACVREP, CTLE, or CEU from the Perkins School for the Blind.

Presented by Yue-Ting Siu, Ph.D., a Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI) with 14 years of experience working with students with visual impairments, severe/multiple disabilities, and lecturer in the TVI and O&M programs at San Francisco State University.

After the registration period ends, you will receive a voucher (coupon) code that you will use when registering with the Perkins School to have the fees waived. The course(s) can then be taken at your convenience within a specified time period, as detailed above.

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


6/20/2020 - 7/21/2020


Assistive Technology Multiple Disabilities Professional Development Professional Resources Vision Impairment