Deaf Learners with Autism Workshop

For Teachers and other Professionals

October 27, 2017

Deaf learners on the autism spectrum have unique characteristics and challenges. This enlightening and informative workshop provides attendees with a great opportunity to learn and understand research-based and proven techniques and strategies to best meet the needs and support the learning of deaf or hard of hearing students on the autism spectrum.

Free and open to families, teachers, and other professionals. Register here.


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Professional development activities hosted by the BEST Grant and the AT and AEM Center. View all classes here.

Summit on Sensory Disabilities

Literacy Begins with Access

9:45 am –12:45 pm | Friday, November 17th

The Summit is designed for education professionals serving individuals who are deaf/hard of hearing or blind/visually impaired.

BEST AT Forum for Families and Professionals

4:30 - 6:30 pm | Thursday, November 16

7:30 am - 1:00 pm | Friday, November 17

The BEST AT Forum is a special event within OCALICON that focuses on braille literacy, assistive technology for students who are blind or visually impaired, the AT assessment process, and more. Exhibitor table displays on Thursday and Friday showcase the latest products, services, and solutions to support those who are blind or visually impaired. Six educational sessions on Friday feature the expertise and insights of parents, professionals, and students. An "event within an event", the BEST AT Forum takes place during OCALICON 2017 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

Free and open to the public. Register here.