Graduate School of Education - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.

School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

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Characteristics of Students with Visual Impairments
Braille Reading and Writing
Curriculum and Assessment for Students with VI
Consultation and Collaboration

Characteristics of Students with Visual Impairments

  • Dates: 1/22-3/5
  • Day: Tuesdays (7 weeks)
  • Time: 7:20-10:00
  • Instructor: Dr. Christina Schoch
  • Technology: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.  Please have a headset with a microphone/headphone and reliable, strong internet connection
  • Participation: all students participate from home

Required Textbook:
Foundations of Education Third Edition (2017). Volume I.  History and theory of teaching children and youths with visual impairments. NY: AFB Press.  ISBN: 978-0-89128-695-0

Braille Reading and Writing

Curriculum and Assessment for Students with VI

Internship

Arranged by each university and teacher candidate