National Deaf Awareness Month
September is Deaf Awareness Month, and the Outreach Center is proud to share free resources like the MedEd Connections Resource Guide for Deaf/Hard of Hearing, to help families build their understanding.
InspirED Virtual Learning Series
Building capacity to help support successful, accessible virtual engagement and instruction for all students.
Virtual Assistive Technology (AT) Vendor Fair: September 29
Join us for a one-day event where 20+ vendors will share a variety of virtual sessions showcasing assistive technology and remote learning options.
Educational Identification of Students with ASD Virtual Training Series
This introductory training series with 10 two-hour sessions is designed for school-based evaluation teams that want to learn more about the process for educational identification of students with ASD.
The Journey: A Free Webinar Series
To support helping youth with complex needs and their families navigate the journey from school to adult life, the Lifespan Transitions Center created a free, four-part resource webinar series, called The Journey.
OCALI Award Nominations Due September 30
Do you know someone who has done extraordinary work to support people with autism and/or low-incidence disabilities? Submit your OCALI Award nomination by September 30.
Promoting Access for People Who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind, or Visually Impaired
Now earn continuing education credits from OCCRRA, DODD, the Ohio Speech and Hearing Professionals Board and ACVREP!
#HereToHelp Video Gallery
View our video series of tips for families and professionals during COVID-19. Be sure to check out Routines, Taking a Break, Children’s Stories in ASL, and Home Base to support summer activities at home.
Assistive Technology & Accessible Educational Materials Center
A centralized, responsive resource center that empowers individuals with disabilities by providing tools, resources and training - with one purpose - access for all.Learn More
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 40 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