Webinar Watch: Try Summer Learning Online: Boost Accessible + Truly Individualized Learning
Free Webinars from well-respected sources are plentiful this summer. All found here advance the use of accessible educational materials and technology devices with learning supports. These go a long way to help students stay on grade, reach individualized education goals, and master district objectives and their state standards of learning. Accessible materials are the only way to close an achievement gap when print fails. The webinar sponsors, descriptions, dates and time are:
Student-to-Student Online Q&A: Younger students who struggle to read, write, and/or spell are urged to come ready with questions that an older experienced student can answer. Topic choices are dyslexia, self-advocacy, assistive technology and school solutions. Webinars are free for members and donations are accepted from non-members.
- Members register for July 25 session: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time
- Members register for July 28 session: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern Time
- Non-members register
- Request recording if you cannot attend
National Center on Accessible Educational Materials
- August 18: 3:00PM – 4:00PM Eastern Daylight Time
- August 25: 3:00PM – 4:00PM Eastern Daylight Time
- August 27: 3:00PM – 4:00PM Eastern Daylight Time
AIM-VA The federally funded Accessible Educational Materials program supports print-disabled students in every state. The program provides no-cost alternatives to eligible students as text that has been converted to digital or other formats that best help the students learn. To learn more in Virginia, log onto the AIM-VA homepage. In other states, ask a special education teacher or school administrator about AEM under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and an exception to federal copyright law.
Be sure to check out AIM-VA's many webinars.Follow AIM-VA on Facebook , Pinterest , and Twitter at @AIMVirginia and/or follow me @aimnoncat. Subscribe to AIM-VA's new monthly newsletter for the latest on AEM. Sign up here.