Be At Your BEST - The Ohio Braille Training Grant Program
Learn more about Braille Excellence for Students and Teachers (BEST), including a FREE summer braille series and other upcoming trainings and resources.
NEW Myths and Misconceptions in the Educational Identification of Autism
This new resource addresses the most common myths, misconceptions, and misunderstandings surrounding the educational identification of autism.
Children's Books on Autism
Discover books to use with children ages preschool through high school to learn more about autism.
NEW Ensuring Access to the General Curriculum for All Learners
A new video-based learning series that explores practical, easy-to-use resources designed to ensure ALL learners have access to the general curriculum.
Learn about the Federal Quota Program and order AEM for the '22-'23 school year. Get ready for the '23 Federal Quota registration of blind students by making sure they have parent permission on file and current reports.
InspirED Virtual Learning Series
Join us each week for a 30 minute Zoomcast series about engaging diverse learners in a remote environment.
It Starts With Families
This new guide supports local professionals serving individuals and their families to become familiar with the research around family engagement and understanding their unique needs.
2021-2022 Journey: Webinar Recordings
This webinar series is designed for teams assisting youth with complex support needs and their families to better navigate the process of their own journey to adulthood. Watch recordings from 2021-2022.
Challenging Behavior: Expect Success
This webinar series based on positive behavior intervention supports for challenging behaviors explores how to conduct a functional behavior assessment and behavior intervention plan.
We Love What We Do
OCALI is a driven team committed to promoting access and inspiring change for people with disabilities and those who live with, love, and support them. We are excited to hire new team members who share our passion.
Band Together Central Ohio: August 14
Join us for an Autism Open Mic to celebrate the talents of our community. Individuals with autism are invited to participate at The Gahanna Sanctuary on the second Sunday of every month from 2-5pm.
Planning for Transition Assessment: August 25
Explore OCALI’s new online Age-Appropriate Transition Assessment Planning Guide to support the process for students with disabilities to set post-school goals, find meaningful graduation pathways, and more.
Networking Opportunities: September 12 and September 16
Join the Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness for one, or both, of the Virtual Fall Networking Meetings to connect, collaborate, and learn with colleagues from Ohio.
Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities
People with disabilities experience consistent barriers to clinical care, preventative services and good health. Join the Ohio Association of Health Plans, OCALI and an amazing lineup of speakers.
Autism Certification Center
ASD Strategies in Action
ASD Strategies in Action offers an innovative approach to online training in evidence-based strategies. Courses provide instruction through videos filmed with educators, service providers, experts, families, and people with ASD in the natural settings of school, home, work, and the community. An introductory course presents the common characteristics of autism and simple strategies. The courses that follow take participants to the next level of understanding with the opportunity to focus on strategies for Toddler and Preschool Age, School Age, or Transition Age individuals.Learn More
Autism Internet Modules
Autism Internet Modules (AIM) provide high-quality information and professional development for anyone who supports, instructs, works with, or lives with someone with autism. Developed with partners from across the country, participants can select from over 50 modules to complete at their own time and pace.Learn More
Assistive Technology Internet Modules
Assistive Technology Internet Modules (ATIM) is an online learning environment containing 50 AT topics from assessment and funding to content areas such as access to mobile devices, communication, seating and positioning, AT for students with complex needs and more. Developed with partnering universities and nationally renowned experts in the field, ATIM brings you the highest quality content available. Free access as well as professional development certificates and graduate credit are available.Learn More