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Improving Education for Individuals with Visual Impairments.

Autism and Visual Impairment: The Better Together Curriculum

This course, based on an activity-rich curriculum guide, will provide theoretical and practical information for teaching social communication skills to the growing population of students with combined challenges of visual impairment and autism. Online Jul 08, 2019 to Aug 25, 2019

Through reading, discussion and hands-on practice, participants will improve their confidence and skills in working with this challenging group of students.

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This course, based on an activity-rich curriculum guide, will provide theoretical and practical information for teaching social communication skills to the growing population of students with combined challenges of visual impairment and autism. Online Jul 08, 2019 to Aug 25, 2019
Through reading, discussion and hands-on practice, participants will improve their confidence and skills in working with this challenging group of students.
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Better Together: Building Relationships with People Who Have Visual Impairments and Autism Spectrum Disorders (or Atypical Social Development), (Hagood, 2008) can be purchased online through the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. (List price $50.00).

Event Information
Date: 
Monday, July 8th, 2019
Fee: 
$375.00
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Perkins eLearning
Contact Phone: 
617-972-7824
Contact E-mail: 
perkins.elearning@perkins.org
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