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SE Deafblind Webinar Series

Calendar When
October 15-29, 2020

All sessions will be from 2:30 to 4:00 pm EST 

ASL Interpreters Provided 

Questions:  dbtopicswebinarseries@gmail.com 

Thursday
October 15 

Interdisciplinary Approach & Collaborative Partnerships
To Support Students/Consumers with Vision/Hearing Loss

Presenters: Melida Johnson and Carol Hammer
Melida and Carol will share how working together
increases successes with individuals who are deafblind.

Registration

Tuesday
October 20

Part one: A SPARKLY BOX OF INSPIRING LITERACY
IDEAS

Presenters: Gwyn McCormack
Before the sparkly box is opened, tips for presenting online
sessions to children will be considered. The sparkly box
will then open and out will pop bright colored, fun, engaging
ideas to inspire creative ways to enable access to literacy.
The ideas shown will demonstrate how to take a fictional story,
class literacy tasks, literacy opportunities that exist within an
everyday experience and make them engaging, fun, accessible
and inclusive for all.

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Thursday October 22

Part two A SPARKLY BOX OF INSPIRING NUMERACY
IDEAS

Presenters: Gwyn McCormack
Before the sparkly box is opened, tips for creating a mobile
accessible environment will be considered. Then out of the
sparkly box will pop a creative array of inspiring numeracy
ideas. Numeracy opportunities are around the child and exist
in their everyday experience. They are waiting to be maximized.
The ideas shared will demonstrate how to maximize numeracy
opportunities in the everyday experience of the child, as well as
showing how to take numeracy tasks and make them engaging,
fun accessible and inclusive for all.

Registration

Tuesday
October 27

EIEIO - Effective Initiatives for Early Intervention Opportunities
for Deafblind Infants and Toddlers- Part 1

Presenter: Susie Tiggs
E-I-E-I-O? Yes! Effective Initiatives for Early Intervention
Opportunities! Let’s talk about intervention and assessment
strategies for working with families of infants and toddlers who
are deafblind, policies and procedures for working collaboratively
with ECI to meet the IDEA Part C requirements of this unique
population, and let’s not forget EIEIO-ing virtually!

Registration

Thursday October 29

EIEIO - Effective Initiatives for Early Intervention Opportunities
for Deafblind Infants and Toddlers- Part 2

E-I-E-I-O? Yes! Effective Initiatives for Early Intervention
Opportunities! Let’s talk about intervention and assessment
strategies for working with families of infants and toddlers who
are deafblind, policies and procedures for working collaboratively
with ECI to meet the IDEA Part C requirements of this unique
population, and let’s not forget EIEIO-ing virtually!

Registration