Training


Workshops & Seminars

MSB provides training and assistance to professionals and community partners in the field of visual impairment and education.  Professional workshops and seminars on a variety of topics related to vision and additional disabilities are held 2-3 times a year on and off campus.  Presentations can also be requested on an individual fee for service basis.

Below is a list of topics from previous workshops that can be provided upon request:

  • A Multi-Sensory Approach to Literacy
  • Assessment and Educational Program Considerations for Students with Blindness and Visual Impairment
  • Adaptive Physical Education
  • Cortical Visual Impairment
  • The Psychological Assessment of Students with Visual Impairment:  Theory and Techniques
  • Paraprofessional Institute:  Strategies and Tips for Increasing Student Independence in the Classroom
  • Overview of Visual Impairment and Low Vision
  • Schedule Systems
  • Educational Accommodations for Students who are Visually Impaired
  • Literacy Leading to Employment: The Expanded Core Curriculum in Early Childhood
  • Kitchen 101
  • ADL Tips and Strategies for the Home

For more information or to schedule a workshop, contact:

Ruth Ann Hynson, Director of Statewide Outreach Services
410.319.5726 | ruthh@mdschblind.org.

Check our Outreach Events page for updated information on upcoming professional workshops!