About This Program
Integrating children with vision loss into preschool classrooms benefits these students as well as their sighted peers and teachers. During this one-hour program, preschool teachers can learn about vision loss in children, its impact on their learning and development, and accommodations that help them participate fully in the classroom. Upon completing the program, you will receive a printable certificate.
Who May Benefit
- Preschool teachers
What is Covered
This program consists of three modules and includes narration with an optional transcript as well as descriptive photographs and supplemental handouts and resources to enhance the learning experience. Through this program, you will:
- Recognize the impact vision loss has on a child’s ability to develop and learn.
- Communicate effectively with children who have vision loss.
- Create a classroom environment that facilitates access and participation for children with vision loss.
- Identify ways to incorporate vision-related instructional, material, and technological adaptations into teaching to assist with learning.