2020-21 Coffee, Tea, and O&M(e): Virtual Community Discussion Series

Coffee, Tea, O&M(e): Important Transportation Conversations When Driving Isn't an Option


Session Dates

Wednesday April 14, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Webinar

This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

This discussion will delve into transportation related conversations to have with students, families, and team members when driving isn't an option. Participants will identify potential student frustrations, interpersonal challenges, and long-term implications of non-driving. Transportation options to increase upward mobility will be explored.

Participants will be able to:

  • List three transportation related topics to discuss with students when driving isn't an option
  • Discuss O&M & AT field trends
  • Identify two resources for discussions

Target Audience

Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists
BVI Specialists
BVI AT Specialists

Topics Covered: Visual Impairment/Blind

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: Lorraine Byer at 800-441-3215 or lbyer@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Jennifer Edgar
800-441-3215 x 7218