Start time: 8:30 a.m.
End time: 11:30 a.m.
(Zoom meeting opens at 8:15 a.m.)
Registration will open in February 2023.
Do you need help with conducting orientation and mobility assessments? Whether you are new to the field or are a seasoned professional, join MDE-LIO staff for this half-day workshop. We will share information on how to perform an orientation and mobility (O&M) assessment, including techniques for assessing various age groups. This is the third workshop in a series on essential assessments.
Get ideas and resources for:
- materials to use
- assessment forms
- conducting assessments and writing reports
SCECHs are pending.
This workshop is for school personnel supporting students in Michigan who are Blind/Visually Impaired (BVI). College students studying BVI professions are also invited to attend.
This workshop will be conducted online via Zoom; participants do not need to have Zoom, but they must have internet access and a computer with a camera. Instructions will be provided beforehand on how to access the workshop. Please review Zoom Tips and Shortcuts for Participants [PDF] before the event.
Online Event Expectations
Participants are expected to be respectful and courteous to others during this event. MDE-LIO reserves the right to mute, turn off video, and/or remove participants who do not adhere to this expectation.
Attendees must be able to log into and participate in this workshop individually; it is not conducive to group participation.
Please note: It is important for participants to request accommodations at least three weeks prior to the webinar. Outside agencies MDE-LIO contracts with to provide accommodations cannot guarantee services if requests are made in less than three weeks.