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Thursday, February 27 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Challenges of a Visually Impaired Student

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What does a visually impaired student need in the classroom and what is it like to experience vision loss. Participants will experience examples of different visual impairments (simulated).

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Richard Svekla

Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Speaker, Edmonton Public Schools
Graduated from the U of A in 1999 with a B. ED and completed my Masters in Special Education from UBC in 2013, specializing in blindness and visual impairment. Since 2000 I have taught elementary, Junior High, and facilitated high school courses online. I have held teacher leadership... Read More →