Visual Impairment Learning Series (GLR21111)

Credits: 1 / Tuition: $0 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $30.00 / No Show Fee: $35.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 20 / Current Applicants: 13
Instructor: Tracy Fitch
Date: 1/28/2021 thru 2/11/2021 Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: - Virtual Meeting na, na (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 1/25/2021

Course Description

This training series will provide Teacher of the Visually Impaired with practice and support as they implement assessments and develop instructional plans for students with visual impairments in Georgia.


Class Notes

Cortical VI Series 

(Virtual) 6:30pm - 8:30pm 

Training Dates:

January 28, 2021 -- CVI Assessment 

In this course you will learn about Dr. Roman-Lantzy’s CVI Rating Scale, the process involved in assessing students with CVI, what the assessor is looking for and how the information is applied to a child’s education.

February 4, 2021 --  Scoring the CVI Range

In this course we will dive into mechanics of how to score the range accurately, how to understand the parts of the range, how to interpret scores and how to use the information acquired.

February 11, 2021 -- Strategies Based on Assessment Results 

In this course you will learn specific strategies that are appropriate for students with Cortical Visual Impairment in each of the three phases and broken down into each of the 10 characteristics associated with CVI.

Target Audience:  TVIs or VIE candidates 

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Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.