Workshops & Meetings

Parent Workshops

9/26/17 | Parent Workshop | Holiday Inn Resort, Lake Buena Vista

Parents of students with visual impairments are invited to come meet and listen to a presentation by Denna Lambert, a project director at NASA, who is visually impaired.

Working with the Experts

11/30-12/1/2017 | Working With the Experts | South Florida (Location TBD)

This WWE will cover what you need to know about the change to State Board Rule 6A-6.03014 and how it impacts functional vision and learning media assessments of students with visual impairments in Florida.

4/5-4/6-18 | Working With the Experts (WWE)/Visual Aid Volunteers of Florida (VAVF)Conference | Orlando, Florida  (Location TBD)

This year, WWE and VAVF are joining forces to learn from each other and help bridge the gap when it comes to the transcription and production of braille. Topics will range from Unified English Braille, braille translation software, and tactile graphics production.

Watch your email for agenda and registration information!

 

Conferences Worth Attending:

9/27/17-9/29/17 | Florida Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired Conference | Orlando, Florida

Click the following link to learn more: http://flaer.org/index.php/events

10/25-27/17 | National Braille Association Conference | Orlando, Florida

Click here to learn more: http://www.nationalbraille.org/professional-development-conference/

12/6-9/17 | Getting In Touch with Literacy | New Orleans, Louisiana

Click here to learn more: http://www.gettingintouchwithliteracy.org/

1/30-2/3/2018 | Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) | Orlando, Florida

Click here to learn more: https://www.atia.org/conference/

A photo of teachers learning UEB at Weekends with the Experts.