Supporting Learners with Visual Impairments
Explore how a teacher of students with visual impairments (TVI) negotiates and collaborates within a school system to support a student, Juna Gjata, who uses accessible materials and technologies. Observe how the TVI works to build Juna's skills and independence over the years.
Understanding the TVI's Evolving Role
Hear from Terry as she describes strategies she used to build Juna's independence and confidence with multiple formats and technologies for accessing the curriculum.
Discover how Terry supports classroom teachers in developing flexible accommodations and adjusting their teaching strategies.
Using Multiple Formats and Tools
Learn about the wide range of tools and formats that Terry has taught Juna to use independently.
Using Effective Teaching Strategies
Hear Terry, a teacher of students with visual impairments, explain strategies used to support students in learning to use formats of braille, large print, audio, and digital text and the technology needed to deliver the content.