Session Detail

West Texas VI Cluster Virtual Conference
Available Assistive Technology & How to Use It, & other VI Topics Addressed

Regional VI Specialists from ESCs 9, 14, 15, 16, 17 & 18 are members of the West Texas VI Cluster.  The Cluster hosts events of the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) for CTVI, COMS, and students eligible with blindness/visual impairment, to provide support, training, and strategically planned experiences in the 9 areas of the ECC. 

Important Session Information:

This WT VI Cluster Conference will be held virtually via Zoom.  Cindy Bachofer, TSBVI Low Vision Consultant and Carrie Farraje, TSBVI Technology Consultant, will present information on the most current assistive technology available for use by students with BVI, and how to use these AT devices.  Additionally, based on a survey of TVI and OMS in Regions 9, 14, 15, 16, 17, & 18, the TSBVI VI Specialists will address VI topics for Q&A, support, & training.

Dimension 1.3: Knowledge of Students, Dimension 2.4: Differentiation, Dimension 4.3: Professional Development

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Saturday, October 24, 2020

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$0.00 (* No Charge)
Contact Person:
Evelyn Gilson
Deanne Goen
Brenda Lee
Special Education Director, Special Education Teacher, Technology Coordinator
Date Time Location
10/23/2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Region 17 ESC - Zoom
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