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Virtual Summer Assessment Program

Calendar When
June 01-August 31, 2020
Two Buildings Organization Agency
Helen Keller National Center

In response to COVDI-19, HKNC is now offering this learning opportunity virtually. 

Offered June, July and August 2020

Program Cost: $625/week

The eight-week Virtual Summer Assessment Program will offer opportunities to gain knowledge and experience in the following areas:

  1. Career and Job Exploration
  2. Virtual Worksite Tours
  3. Workplace Readiness Skills
  4. Counseling on Post-Secondary Education
  5. Adaptive Technology
  6. Self-advocacy- Facilitate IEP
  7. Orientation & Mobility
  8. Low Vision and Audiology
  9. Communication

Along with the assessment areas, participants may choose to join peer-learning groups such as Emergency Preparedness, Living on Your Own, Savvy Shopper, Coping with COVID-19 Support Group, and Advocacy in the Deaf-Blind World.

Prior to the beginning of the program, HKNC staff will assess technology available to the participant to determine the best instruction modality that would insure full access to information and instruction.  Instruction may be provided by telephone; iPhone; iPad, e-mail; computer; videophone; FaceTime; Zoom meetings and/or Google Classroom. 

For more information contact Dora Carney, Admission Coordinator.