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50 Ways to Use a Lightbox - test M. Clyne Arts, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Vision Efficiency Training
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This author provides some very creative techniques for teaching specific skills to children with visual impairments along with those who have multiple impairments.
An Introduction to Dr. Lilli Nielsen's Active Learning S. Shaffer Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Active Learning article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The author, a early childhood specialist, explains Active Learning and provides recommendations for creating an Active Learning environment for a student.
Are You Blind? (Cost) L. Nielsen Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Active Learning, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This book addresses teaching those with visual impairments and autism.
Beginning with Braille (Cost) A. Swenson Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency
Beginning Reading, 
Braille Writing, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support
book Report a problem!
Description: This book provides multiple suggestions, tips and ideas for improving the literacy skills of young children learning to read and write in braille.
Beyond Arm's Reach: Enhancing Distance Vision (Cost) A. Smith & 
L. O'Donnell
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Curricula, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Vision Efficiency Skills
book Report a problem!
Description: The program provides sequential lessons from which the child can build a visual foundation and then solidify skills commensurate with his or her visual potential. Throughout the program, the child is assisted toward gradually becoming more proficient in identifying and using visual cues, from simple form discrimination to more complex visual skills such as distance and depth cues.
Blind Children's Center Publications (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Resources
website Report a problem!
Description: This organization provides information and publications for parents and teachers of children with visual impairments.
Can Do! Series (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction
Concept Development, 
Early Intervention, 
Low Vision, 
Tactual Sensitivities
video Report a problem!
Description: This is a series of 11 DVDs for those working with young children with visual impairments. It is also parent friendly.
Children's Vision Concerns: Look Beyond the Eyes! (Cost) L. Harrell Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Professional Books
book Report a problem!
Description: A guidebook for those who work with visually impaired infants and young children. Available through: Lois Harrell Productions PO Box 2385 Placerville, CA 95667 1-800-832-1007
Communication Skills for Visually Impaired Learners:  Braille, Print and Listening Skills for Students Who Are Visually Impaired (Cost) R. K. Harley, 
M. B. Truan & 
L. D. Sanford
Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Auditory Skills, 
Beginning Reading, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Support
book Report a problem!
Description: This book is designed to provide a foundation for a better understanding of the teaching of communication skills to children, youth, and adults with visual impairments. 
Cortical Visual Impairment in Young Children (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Vision video Report a problem!
Description: This video shows different children with different levels of CVI and intervention strategies for those who instruct them.
Developing Vision Use Within Functional Daily Activities for Students with Visual & Multiple Disabilities J. Downing & 
B. Bailey
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Functional Skills, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This paper emphasizes the consulting role for the vision specialist to integrate the trainig in visual skills into functional activitiies for the studnet with visual and multiple disabilities. Specialists neet to incorporate their spcific intervention startegies with activitiy sequences that occur in the natural environment. RE:view. 21(4) pp. 213-220.
Developing Your Child's Vision: A Guide for Parents of Infants and Young Children with Vision Impairments B. Takeshita Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Family Resources, 
Vision Efficiency Training
Word document Report a problem!
Description: This guide, written by an optometrist, gives parents suggestions for stimulating a child's functional vision during the first eight years of life. It also includes suggestions for the classroom.
Developmental Visual Dysfunction: Models for Assessment and Management (Cost) R. P. Ernhardt & 
G. Baune
Assessment, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: Ernhardt presents and compares four basic models for the management and remediation of visual problems in children with multiple impairments. These are medical, educational, developmental, and functional models. The book is intended to answer some of the questions therapists and transdisciplinary team members might have about visual deficits. Example goals and treatment programs are included.
Do You See What I See? Helping Young Children with Vision Impairments Develop Sight (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training
video Report a problem!
Description: Instructional video for parents of young children with vision impairments. Defines stages of vision development for young children, basic skills and how parents can help their children learn to use these skills. Purchase information: Phillip J. Rock Center & School 818 DuPage Blvd. Glen Elleyn, IL 60137 (800) 771-1158 -16
Educational Approaches for Visually Impaired Children (Cost) L. Nielsen Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Active Learning, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This book is a collection of the author's research outlining her approached to teaching infants and young children with visual impairments.
Enabling Devices (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of adapted toys, switches and technology for the physically challenged.
EVALS: Evaluating Visually Impaired Students (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Support, 
Program Planning, 
Signature Writing, 
Student Data, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Teaching Basic Number Facts and Operation, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Vocational Education Training, 
Writing Skills
kit Report a problem!
Description: 'Evaluation of students with VI is a complex, multi-faceted process of gathering info. using appropriate tools & techniques. Informal evaluation should be considered an essential supplement to the use of formal measures and published instruments. In order to determine curricular focus and plan effective instructional programming for students, the staff must know a student's levels of functioning in all areas of academic and unique need.'
Every Move Counts: Sensory-Based Communication Techniques (Cost) Jane Edgar Korsten, 
Dixie K. Dunn, 
Teresa Vernon Foss & 
Mary Kay Francke
Assessment, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Communication, 
Instructional Aids/Materials
book Report a problem!
Description: This manual is designed to teach individuals unable to use formal language systems to communicate effectively through sensory-based strategies. (NOT VI SPECIFIC)
Everyday Activities to Promote Visual Efficiency: A Handbook for Working with Young Children with Visual Impairments (Cost) R. Shaw & 
E. Trief
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Early Intervention, 
Family Resources, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: This book discusses the importance of early intervention and provides activities to encourage visual effeciency. It is broken up into age groups ranging from birth to 3 years old. It is for anyone working with this young population.
Experience Stories for Functionally Blind Pre-readers M. Smith Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Beginning Reading, 
Pre-Braille, 
Tactile Symbols for Functional Learners
Word document Report a problem!
Description: This article provides suggestions for making experience stories and the beginnings of using tactile symbols for meaning.
Feelin' Groovy: Functional Tactual Skills M. Smith & 
R. Toy
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Communication, 
Functional Skills, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Tactile Symbols for Functional Learners, 
Tactual Related
website Report a problem!
Description: The importance of functional tactual skills is discussed and implementation of goals are given.
Foundations of Low Vision: Clinical and Functional Perspectives, 2nd. Edition (Cost) A. Corn & 
J. Erin, 
Eds.
Assessment, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Strategies, 
Low Vision, 
Low Vision Device Training, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Program Planning, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: The editors of this book discuss thoroughly assessment and support for persons with low vision of all ages.
Freedom Scientific (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of hardware used with blind, deaf-blind and visually impaired consumers. 
Functional Auditory Performance Indicators (FAPI) N/A Assessment, 
Deafblind, 
Sensory Efficiency
Hearing Related Word document Report a problem!
Description: The Functional Auditory Performance Indicators (FAPI) assesses the functional auditory skills of children with hearing loss. It can be used by parents, therapists, early interventionists, and teachers. The profile lists auditory skills in an integrated hierarchical order. There are seven categories.
Functional Vision: Learning to Look and See (Cost) N/A Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Strategies, 
Vision Efficiency Training
video Report a problem!
Description: Videos which provide actual examples of parents and teachers enhancing young children's ability to use their functional vision. Also available in Spanish.
Hold Everything! Twenty Stay-Put Play Spaces for Infants,Preschoolers,and Developmentally Young Children with SI and Other Special Needs Kay L. Clarke Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Early Intervention, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Parent Resources, 
Sensory Training, 
Tactual Sensitivities
book

Word document
Report a problem!
Description: Printable booklet in PDF format from Ohio Center for Deaf blind Education. It provides parents and educators with 20 initial ideas for developing "stay put" play spaces for infants and young children with visual and sensory impairments.
Humanware (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Braille Production, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Maker of technology products for the visually impaired
Ideas for Sorting Activities D. Sewell & 
S. Shaffer
Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency
Concept Development, 
Tactual Sensitivities
Word document Report a problem!
Description: Simple activities are explained for using real objects for sorting activities with children.
Impact of Sensory Integrative Dysfunction L. Ricketts MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Strategies, 
Motor Involvement, 
Play
website Report a problem!
Description: An Occupational Therapist from TSBVI explains snesory integration and problems that can manifest in the tactile, vestibular and proprioceptive systems.
Incorporating Active Learning Theory into Activity Routines K. Moss & 
S. Shafer
Deafblind, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Active Learning, 
Routines
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Abstract: "This article focuses on Phase IV and V of Lilli Nielsen's five educational phases of educational treatment outlined in her book, Are You Blind?, and how the Active Learning principles can be incorporated into activity routines."
Individual Sensory Learning Profile T. Anthony Assessment, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Communication, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactual Sensitivities
Word document Report a problem!
Description: This profile is used to establish how a child is using his senses to learn about his environment.
Infants and Toddlers with Visual Impairments V. Bishop Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Concept Development, 
Development, 
Development of Vision, 
Development-Communication, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases
book Report a problem!
Description: This downloadable book written by a leading early childhood specialiist, provides a wealth of information for those working with visually impaired infants and toddlers.
Information Share Packet L. Harrell Professional Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
Education the General Public, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators
kit Report a problem!
Description: Fourteen handouts for teachers and parents to give to others regarding a student/child with a visual impairment. Available from: Lois Harrell Productions PO Box 2385 Placerville, CA 95667 916-642-8555 E-mail: lois@el-doroado.ca.us
Instruction In The Use of Vision of Children and Adults with Low Vision A.Corn Sensory Efficiency Instructional Strategies, 
Low Vision
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: In this paper, a compilation of original articles and presentations offered at various meetings, the author proposes a comprehensive program of instruction in the use of low vision. It is emphasized that each education or rehabilitation system that provides low vision services should develop a program that will incorporate these components and will serve its population of children and adults. RE:view, 21 (1989), pp. 26-28.
ISAVE (Individualized Systematic Assessment of Visual Efficiency) (APH Quota) B. Langley Assessment, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Instructional Aids/Materials
kit Report a problem!
Description: This functional vision assessment kit is used with all levels and ages of students with visual and multiple disabilities.
Issues Regarding the Assessment of Vision Loss in Regard to Sign Language & Fingerspelling . . . R. Blaha & 
B. Carlson
Assessment, 
Deafblind, 
Sensory Efficiency
Functional Vision Evaluation article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The authors of this article discuss areas of consideration before, during and after performing a functional vision assessment for a student with deafblindness. Modifications and adaptations are also discussed.
Learning Ally N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This national library provides free downloadable books. Textbooks are available for Texas students.
Learning Media Assessment for Students with Visual Impairments A Resource Guide for Teachers (Cost) A. J. Koenig & 
M. K. Holbrook
Assessment, 
Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Dual Media, 
Learning Media Assessment, 
Writing Skills
book Report a problem!
Description: This book provides a conceptual framework and structured guidelines to follow in the decision making process for selecting the appropriate literacy media for students with visual impairments.  A number of checklists and forms are provided to take the assessor through the steps of this process.
Let's See: Vision Development Activities (APH Quota) N/A MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
kit Report a problem!
Description: This kit is designed to develop visual skills in young visually impaired children including those who are multi-impaired.
Look at Me: Resource Manual for the Development of Residual Vision in Multiply Impaired Children (Cost) A. J. Smith & 
K. S. Cote
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Visual Efficiency and Functioning book Report a problem!
Description: This manual concentrates on background information as well as evaluation and teaching strategies necessary for educators who wish to help multiply impaired children reach their optimum levels of visual functioning.
Looking to Learn:  Promoting Literacy Skills in Students with Low Vision (Cost) F. M. D'Andrea and C. Farrenkoft (Eds.) Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Low Vision Device Training, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Students with Low Vision, 
Writing Skills
book Report a problem!
Description: This book gives tips on helping students with low vision increase their literacy skills.  Topics include assessment, low vision devices, low vision exams and more.
Low Vision: A Resource Guide with Adaptations for Students with Visual Impairments (Cost) N. Levack Assessment, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Low Vision
website Report a problem!
Description: This book provides guidelines for assessing a student's visual functioning and implementing programming that will enhance students' visual functioning. It also serves as a reference guide for information related to low vision. Specific directions are given for conducting a functional vision evaluation and a comprehensive evaluation tool is provided.
Low Vision: Access to Print L. Gardner & 
A. Corn
Compensatory/Access, 
Professional Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency
CEC website Report a problem!
Description: Position Paper from the Division on Visual Impairments, Council For Exceptional Children supporting the use of standard print with low vision devices.
Move, Touch, Do (APH Quota) W. Drezek Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Development-Communication, 
Instructional Support, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: Written for the first year PPCD Teacher and/or TVI, this curriculum gradually trains the new teacher to incorporate more and more complex planning, transdisciplinary, language and visual training elements over the course of the units. It's prepackaged with planning assessment, daily lesson plans, pictures and weekly parent newsletters.
New Teacher Series: Getting Started with Activity Routines A. Rash & 
N. Toelle
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Routines article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This is a quick, step by step process for creating activity routines for the MIVI student.
Object Books M. Smith, 
S. Shaffer & 
D. Sewell
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Pre-Braille, 
Tactile Symbols for Functional Learners
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This document defines the object book and provides examples of how and when to have a student create one.
Oregon Project for VI and Blind Preschool Children, Skills Inventory & Curriculum, 5th Ed. (Cost) D. Brown, 
V. Simmons, 
J. Methvin, 
S. Anderson, 
S. Boigon & 
K. Davis
Assessment, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Choice and Decision Making, 
Concept Development, 
Curricula, 
Self-Awareness, 
Vision Efficiency Skills
book Report a problem!
Description: This curriculum focuses on teaching preschoolers with visual and multiple impairments and parent-teacher partnerships.
Picture Maker: Wheatley Tactile Diagramming Kit (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Concept Development, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps
kit Report a problem!
Description: This multipurpose tactual board is used for lessons in mapping, charting and art.
Prepatory Reading Program for Visually Handicapped Children (PREP) (APH Quota) A. Hall, 
B. Rodabaugh & 
C. Smith
Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Beginning Reading, 
Braille Writing, 
Sports/Games
kit Report a problem!
Description: This program for students who are potentially braille readers or large type readers focuses on the ten concepts considered to be most directly related to the reading process.  Instructional objectives are included for each key concept as well as multisensory lessons which teach these objectives.  Each unit also includes a storybook in large print and braille.
Preschool Vision Stimulation: It's More Than A Flashlight! (Cost) L. Harrell & 
N. Akeson
Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Early Childhood Intervention, 
Vision, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: This book gives tips and techniques for teachers working with preschool aged children in the development of vision efficiency skills and vision stimulation.
Program to Develop Efficiency in Visual Functioning (APH Quota) N.C. Barraga & 
J. E. Morris
Assessment, 
Sensory Efficiency
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training
kit Report a problem!
Description: These materials help train students to use their vision more efficiently. The Diagnostic Assessment Procedure Kit identifies specific training needs and The Design for Instruction Kit contains lessons for vision training. For children 3 and older.
Project SALUTE N/A Deafblind, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Tactual Sensitivities website Report a problem!
Description: This website is a resource for tactile learning strategies for those children who are blind or visually impaired and/or have additional disabilities.
SAL2 - Speech Assisted Learning (Cost) S. Mangold Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps, 
Tactual Sensitivities
kit Report a problem!
Description: An interactive learning device which enables students to use worksheets on a computerized platform the TTT (Talking Tactual Tablet) to learn and practice braille and tactual skills.
Sensory Efficiency Productions from the American Printing House for the Blind (APH Quota) N/A Sensory Efficiency Sensory Training website Report a problem!
Description: APH produces products specifically for those with visual impairments and the instruction thereof.
Sensory Integration and Motor Control L. Ricketts MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Support, 
Motor Involvement
website Report a problem!
Description: The author, an OT from TSBVI discusses problem areas with sensory integration in three different areas.
Sensory Integration and Sensory Motor Activities L. Ricketts Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies
Word document Report a problem!
Description: An Occupational Therapist gives suggestions and lists activities for tactual stimulation.
Sensory Learning Kit (SLK) (APH Quota) M. Smith Assessment, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Concept Development, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Sensory Training
kit Report a problem!
Description: This kit, designed for those students with the most significant disabilities provides an extensive arrays of tools and toys to help students develop the most basic of skills. It also includes a guidebook with assessment forms on a CD and a book of routines.
SKI-HI Institute (Cost) N/A Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Communication, 
Development, 
Development of Vision, 
Development-Communication, 
Early Childhood Intervention, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Sensory Training, 
Vision Efficiency Training
website Report a problem!
Description: SKI-HI produces materials for those who serve deaf, blind, and deafblind infants and young children. Their catalog has an array of videos, books, activity sheets and parent information.
Starting Points (Cost) D. Chen & 
J. Dote-Kwan
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Strategies book Report a problem!
Description: Instructional practices for young children whose multiple disabilities include visual impairments.
Tactile Graphic Products from the American Printing House for the Blind (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency
Tactile Graphics website Report a problem!
Description: Vendor of tactile graphics products and supplies for instructing the visually impaired.
Tactile Symbols, Directory to Tactile Symbols List Functional Academics and Basic Skills Dept., 
TSBVI
Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Tactile Symbols for Functional Learners Word document Report a problem!
Description: The directory listing of the tactile symbol system used at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired's FA/BC Department.
Tactile Vision Inc. (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Math, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps, 
Tactual Related
website Report a problem!
Description: Producer of raised print products, tactile graphics and braille.
Tactual Discrimination Worksheets (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Tactual Sensitivities kit Report a problem!
Description: These worksheets come in four sections to increase discrimination skills.
TADPOLE Kit: Tools & Activities for the Development of Visual Skills (APH Quota) N/A Assessment, 
Sensory Efficiency
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
kit Report a problem!
Description: From the APH website, "TADPOLE is a set of standardized tools that helps practitioners perform functional vision evaluations or visual skills development activities. It is similar to APH's Tools for Assessment and Development of Visual Skills (ToAD) kit, but is geared for younger learners (0-2). TADPOLE is a natural precursor to APH's ToAD Program."
Tangible Graphs (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Strategies kit Report a problem!
Description: Kit for the instruction of tactile graphics reading. This product includes an assessment of a student's ability to read a tactile graph.
Tap N See Zoo N/A Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Cortical Visual Impairment mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "Tap-n-See Zoo is the first app for iPad and iPhone created specifically for children with cortical visual impairment (CVI)! The simple cause and effect app will also appeal to children without CVI."
Teaching Students with Visual and Multiple Impairments: A Resource Guide (Cost) M. Smith & 
N. Levack
Sensory Efficiency Anatomy, 
Education the General Public
website Report a problem!
Description: This book offers best practices for VI certified teachers serving students with visual and multiple impairments.
Technology Manufacturer's Links N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products, 
Resources, 
Tactile Graphics
website Report a problem!
Description: Links to major manufacturers of technology for the visually impaired consumer.
TEKS for Listening Skills N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Development Word document Report a problem!
Description: A compiled list of TEKS that are related to listening skill development. Great to use when creating IEPS. (Texas specific)
Telesensory (Cost) N/A Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: Telesensory makes products for visually impaired consumers to help increase independence. Products include CCTVs, scanners and hand-held devices.
The INSITE Model: Resources for Family-Centered Intervention for Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers Who Are Visually Impaired (Cost) E. C. Morgan Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Early Intervention, 
Hearing Related, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: The INSITE model was developed to facilitate the provision of services to multihandicapped, sensory-impaired children in their homes. In this model, parents are the primary facilitators of development. Early intervention is stressed and home is considered the most appropriate setting for intervention. Psychological and emotional support for family members is part of the intervention.
The Mangold Developmental Program of Tactile Perception and Braille Letter Recognition (Cost) S. Mangold Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency
Beginning Reading, 
Pre-Braille, 
Tactual Sensitivities
kit Report a problem!
Description: The program is designed to promote efficient two-handed braille reading and decrease undesirable scrubbing and back-tracking behaviors, as well as errors in braille letter recognition.  It is also available in electronic version to be used on the Tactual Talking Tablet (TTT) or SAL2.
Understanding Low Vision (Cost) R. Jose (Ed.) Compensatory/Access, 
Professional Resources, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Low Vision, 
Low Vision Specialists, 
Teaching Advanced Mathematics
website Report a problem!
Description: A thorough compilation of information regarding the education and rehabilitation of those with low vision.
ViA (Visually Impaired Apps) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Reference, 
Resources
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: A fully accessible app for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad. ViA has been designed to help identify apps that are useful for adults and children who are blind or have low vision, including those with additional disabilities. Users can easily sort through the apps in the App Store and locate those that were built specifically for, or provide functionality to the user with a visual impairment."
Vision Efficiency. Foundations of Education: Instructional Strategies for Teaching Children and Youths with Visual Impairments (Cost) A. Corn, 
L. DePriest & 
J. Erin
Sensory Efficiency Instructional Strategies, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: This chapter thoroughly discusses visual efficiency skills, tools used to increase visual efficiency and instructional strategies.
Visual Gaze Behaviors:  Considerations in Working With Visually Impaired Multiply Handicapped Children M. Morse MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
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Description: This article reviews normal visual development and the role of visual gaze behaviors in attention and social interaction, discusses how the information applies to many multiply handicapped visually impaired children, and describes ways of incorporating this information into assessment and programming. RE:view. 23(1) pp. 5-15.
Visual Impairment In The School R. Harley, 
et al.
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency
Instructional Support Word document Report a problem!
Description: This book is provides an explanation of eye anatomy, eye conditions and how specific conditions affect a child's education.
Visual Stimulation: A Personal Reflection on Its Role and Benefit M. Smith Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
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Description: A veteran professional shares her thoughts on vision stimulation and its importance with young children with multiple impairments.
Vtech Electronics (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
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Description: Creator of toys, typically electronic, that can be used with visually impaired children for various sensory stimulations.