2022 HELIX In-Person Experience: High Expectations for Students with Low Incidence Disabilities

15. Literacy for Phase I and Early Phase II Students with CVI

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Session Dates

Tuesday November 15, 2022 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM - The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel


During this session, attendees will gain a better understanding of how to make literacy materials accessible for students with CVI who visually function in Phase I and early Phase II of The CVI Range. A variety of pre-literacy materials will be shared during this session.

Participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the appropriateness of "off the shelf" books used with students who visually function in Phase I and/or early Phase II.
  • Define accessibility needs of the Phase I and/or early Phase II student with CVI.
  • Identify at least three materials which can be used when creating teacher/parent made books.

Target Audience

Teachers, administrators, speech language pathologists, related service providers, consultants, training and consulting staff, paraprofessionals, family members Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Annette Bauerlein, at 810-878-7211, or abauerlein@pattankop.net.

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
Hours of Instructional Time
No credit


Diane Sheline M.A. Ed.

Event Contact:

Content Contact:

Kristin Starosta