Online Courses

We are now offering online courses on a variety of topics. These courses may be taken for credit or simply for expanding your own knowledge. Check them out!

You will be re-directed to our Online Learning pages on the larger Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired website.

Active Learning Courses

This is a series of courses that take you through all the components of the Active Learning approach developed by Dr. Lilli Nielsen. These courses are based on materials found on the Active Learning Space website collaboratively developed by Penrickton Center for Blind Children in Taylor, MI, Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, MA and Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired, Austin, TX.

Active Learning: Principles

Active Learning: Functional Scheme

Active Learning: Program Planning

Active Learning: Implementation

Active Learning: Documenting Progress

Active Learning: Equipment

Active Learning: Materials

Cortical Visual Impairments

CVI Scenarios – Phase I – Case Study 1: Isaiah

CVI Scenarios – Phase II – Case Study 2: Eli R.

CVI Scenarios – Phase III Case Study 3: Eli H.