Division on Visual Impairments


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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Department of Special Education askcoe@pdx.edu 503-725-4619 pdx.edu/sped/om Quick facts • 25– to 34–credits for a graduate certificate • 45 credits for licensure and a master's degree • Flexible cohort model • The only TVI and O&M training in the Pacific Northwest! 3/19 Become an orientation and mobility specialist O&M Specialists are professionals who teach individuals with visual impairments, including those with deafblindness, how to travel safely, efficiently, and with purpose in a variety of environments. Students in the O&M program gain the professional skills and preparation to complete the international certification exam through the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP). The O&M program is offered as an extension of PSUs long-standing Visually Impaired Learner program that has been preparing teachers of children with visual impairments (TVIs) to work with school-age children for over 50 years. Orientation and Mobility

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