Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Start time: 12 p.m.

End time: 1 p.m.





Join MDE-LIO Education Consultant Johanna Brutvan as she discusses building literacy skills for students with neurological visual impairment (NVI). Participants will learn strategies for adapting materials, resources and products that are available for instruction, and the order of introducing materials to a student with NVI.

Access the Webinar

This live webinar will be held via Zoom. Participants do not need to have a Zoom account to participate in the webinar, although you might be prompted to download a plugin. To access the webinar, please sign up via Zoom (choose the November 10 date in the drop-down menu and answer a few questions): LIVE With LIO: Blind/Visually Impaired Zoom Meeting Registration


If you require an accommodation to participate effectively in this webinar or would like to receive a presentation outline prior to the webinar, please email Brenda Mahoney by October 20 at mahoneyb1@michigan.gov. 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.


SCECHs and ACVREP credits are available for this webinar. If you would like to receive SCECHs and are present for the entire webinar, you will receive an email with instructions from mde-lio-credits@michigan.gov in June, after the final LIVE With LIO webinar in the series. ACVREP certificates will be sent in July. Attendance will be verified using Zoom’s timestamp feature.

About LIVE With LIO

Join MDE-LIO consultants and guest co-presenters to learn more about the unique needs of students who are Blind/Visually Impaired (BVI). Presenters will share evidence-based practices, tools, and resources for supporting students who are BVI and their families.

Contact Information

Brenda Mahoney