Pennsylvania Department of Education

Session Dates

Monday March 12th, 2018 3:00PM — 5:00PM

Learning Sendero Groups Seeing Eye GPS App

This webinar is a started guide intended for professionals working with students who are blind, visually impaired, and/or deaf-blind, who want to learn the basics of the Sendero Group´s Seeing Eye GPS App. This webinar will cover the benefits and frequently asked questions of accessible GPS. It will also include basic app functions, accuracy, and maps. In addition, it will introduce participants to the app´s screen layout, function buttons, and use of important functions such as: Location, LookAround Mode, Point of Interest (POI), and Routes. Finally, this webinar will demonstrate how to create various routes, save POIs, and provide helpful tips for using the app.

Objectives

Participants will:

  • List the basic features of the Seeing Eye GPS app
  • Describe the app layout
  • Identify real world examples in which features of Seeing Eye GPS app can be applied

Target Audience

Orientation and Mobility Specialists, Teachers of the Visually Impaired, AT TAC, Deaf-Blind,

Individuals attending this course must arrive on time and stay the duration of the course in order to receive Act 48 Professional Education hours. Requests for exceptions are to be brought to the attention of the individual´s Superintendent or IU Director prior to the course.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Tom Wolf, Governor

Location

  • Webinar

Event Type

  • Webinar

Credit Type

  • Act 48 (2 hours)
  • ACVREP (2 hours)

Registration Contact

Kristi Simpson, ksimpson@pattan.net, 800-441-3215x7241

Content Contact

Jennifer Edgar, jedgar@pattan.net, 800-441-3215 x 7218

Topics Covered

Blindness/Visual Impairment

Presenters

  • Kim Casey, CEO Sendero Group