These are convenient, accessible and can be accessed at anytime.
These sessions are presented by RIDBC staff and external experts in the field.
All of these sessions also can be used for accreditation purposes. Each course will clearly state what accreditation is available for each course.
Task analysis is a useful instructional strategy when teaching students with vision impairment the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC). Task analysis refers to identifying the steps involved in completing a task or activity, and analysing the skills required to complete each step.
Classroom acoustics describes the listening properties of your classroom, and the influence this has on the learning of a student with hearing loss.
This webinar will identify the needs of teenagers and the supports they require and how those working with them can met those needs in a practical way.
This webinar investigates the different aspects of play that children who are deaf or hard of hearing need to acquire to make and keep friends. It focuses on getting along with others, staying calm with other and being responsible for our behaviour also how to share space with others.
Cerebral vision impairment (CVI) has emerged to be one of the most prominent causes of vision impairment in children in the developed world. The spectrum of CVI creates anomalies in the quality of vision seen in conjunction with cognitive visual dysfunction.
The years from conception through birth to eight years of age are critical to the complete and healthy cognitive, emotional and physical growth of children. This webinar explores early childhood development, the role of vision and visual development and then the implications for a child's development due to their vision impairment. Duration of this (more…)
This webinar provides participants with strategies to assist in including children with vision impairment in your class or community setting.
This package contains all 12 webinars and is a great introduction to Orientation and Mobility. It covers a large variety of topics and disscues the role of O&M specialists, tips and techniques, technology, students with multiple disabilities and lots more.
This webinar discusses the role of the O&M specialist and how educators and other professionals can facilitate the development of O&M skills and techniques with the individuals they are working with.
This webinar introduces cortical vision impairment (CVI) and the appropriate O&M interventions. It also provides an understanding as to how O&M skills and techniques can be adapted for those with additional disabilities.