Division on Visual Impairments

VIDBE-Q 65.3 Summer 2020

A quarterly newsletter from the Council for Exceptional Children's Division on Visual Impairments containing practitioner tips for Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments, Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists, and other professionals.

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VIDBE-Q Volume 65 Issue 3 Eric Caruso, Coordinator, Orientation & Mobility University of Nebraska-Lincoln ecaruso2@unl.edu The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), with help from the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) and the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), are accepting their first cohort of students into the Orientation and Mobility (O&M) program this fall. The O&M program at UNL is a master's degree endorsement area that will fully prepare students to sit for the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation & Education Professionals (ACVREP) O&M certification exam. The program is a full master's program that conducts most class sessions online with a six week on-campus commitment for one summer session. The online portion of the program consists of foundational courses which are necessary for entering the field of visual disabilities as well as O&M courses that will prepare students for their skills courses that will take place in Lincoln. During the six-week session that is held on UNLs campus, students engage in the skills courses which University of Nebraska-Lincoln: Orientation and Mobility Program

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