As the school year winds down, many of you may be planning to carve out time during the summer for professional development and to earn CEU’s for recertification. Consequently, in this issue of the T-TAC Network News,various professional development opportunities are highlighted. For example, two online book studies are offered by T-TAC ODU:
A certificate of completion is provided after completing all chapters. If you are interested in evidence based practices for students with autism click HERE or on the Autism link under the INFO section below. Each link under the INFO section provides PD opportunities for you to explore. Also, visit TTAC Online to view various webshop titles of interest. When you finish a webshop, you will receive a certificate of completion. A popular, recent recorded webinar is entitled 50 Ways to Create Accessible Literacy Experiences with Everyday Technologies.
Teaching Young Students to Write (using speech-to-text) – 5/18/2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Join guest speaker Dr. Jennifer Mitchell as she discusses effective strategies for using speech recognition. This webinar will demonstrate motivating and engaging activities that you can implement and build on so that students can become successful writers without pencils.
In addition to this opportunity, other webinars and resources are available from (broken link) AIM-VA.
T-TAC ODU has an extensive lending library of DVD’s, books, assessments, activity kits, assistive technology, and more. Our free resources also include TACtics (professional development/curriculum units) and online professional development modules (webinars).