When:
January 14, 2024 – April 27, 2024 all-day
2024-01-14T00:00:00-05:00
2024-04-28T00:00:00-04:00

Watertown, MA, Registration open through conference date of April 27th, 2024 – Registration open  with Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, MA. Free. The Early Connections Conference brings together families with children from birth to age 7 who are blind, deafblind, or low-vision, including those who have multiple complex disabilities—to engage with each other and leading professionals in the field.
2024 Key Note Address:
Robbin Clark, Curriculum & Instruction Specialist. Robbin Clark is the Curriculum & Instruction Specialist at the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, specializing in the Expanded Core Curriculum.
Workshops will cover:
Accessible Technology & Literacy
Adapted physical education & Orientation and Mobility
Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI)
Deafblindness & Medically complex diagnoses
Previous Conference Resource Vendors have included:  

  • Yogibo & National Braille Press
  • Massachusetts Commission for the Blind
  • The New England Consortium on Deafblindness (NEC)
  • Perkins Library & Perkins Admissions
  • The CVI Center at Perkins & Perkins Community Programs
  • Perkins Infant-Toddler Program

Registration is required to www.perkins.org/get-involved/events/early-connections  or contact Info@Perkins.org, by phone, 617-924-3434

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