Short Title Tactile Guidelines
Long Title Tactile Map Guidelines for Students with Visual Impairments
Description This webinar will look at how to create tactile maps using guidelines for students who are blind and visually impaired. It will include examples of how to represent point features, line features, area features, names with braille characters, map keys and legends, compass rose indicators, etc... Various computer programs such as Microsoft Word and vector graphics programs will also be discussed.
PDAS Objectives
TTESS Codes 1.1,1.3,2.1
Credit Type CPE
Audience Teachers, Paraprofessionals
Applicable Grades Content is not grade-level specific

Session Schedule

Session Start End Schedule Venue City Location Duration
066887 03/06/2018 03:00pm 03/06/2018 04:15pm 03:00 pm to 04:15 pm Distance Learning Only Webinar Webinar 01:15
Workshop Fees For Coop Members Only
Fee Waived for members of *Region 7 Colleges /Universities
Fee Waived for members of *Region 7 Districts / Charters
Fee Waived for members of *Region 7 ESC Staff Coop
Fee Waived for members of *Agencies
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Presenter Webinar presented by Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI).
Registration Deadline 02/28/2018 04:30pm
Message Cancellation Deadline: March 3, 2018. This webinar is presented by TSBVI and you must register with TSBVI in order to receive the link for the webinar and to receive credit for the session. To register with TSBVI , click here to be directed to the TSBVI registration page. Click on the "Calendar of Sessions" link on the left of the page.
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For Workshop Information Contact: For Registration Information Contact:
Ms. Cheryl Schulik Ms. Kim L Wilson
Region 7 ESC Region 7 ESC
(903)988-6903 (903)988-6766
(903)988-6877 (fax) (903)988-6877 (fax)