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2010 CAOMS Statewide Conference highlights

Riverside, California

October 22-24, 2010

 

"Finding the Way To Excellence"
 

Click here for the conference program


Presenters:

The Forgotten Sense of Proprioception
and
CHARGE Syndrome: Current Ideas on developmental,
Behavioral, and Educational Aspects of the Syndrome

David Brown, Educational Specialist, California Deaf-Blind Services

David Brown
Proprioception: The Forgotten Sense
Proprioception Slide Presentation (pdf)
The Vestibular Sense
CHARGE Syndrome "Behaviors": Challenges or Adaptations
Vision Issues for  People with CHARGE
References


 

Pressure Point Sighted Guide (and Salsa!)
Steve Lozano, Los Angeles Unified School District

Steve Lozano demonstrates pressure point sighted guide
Attendees participate in a Salsa lesson Attendees participate in a Salsa lesson
 



Seeing with Sound

Enrico Di Bernardo and Luis Goncalves
Founders, MetaModal, LLC.

 Luis Goncalves, Enrico Di Bernardo

 

SATS: Spatial Auditory Training System
Steve Lozano, Los Angeles Unified School District

Steve Lozano
 

 

 

Special Guest Speaker: Jake Olson
Student, Huntington Beach, California

Jake Olson

ESPN video about Jake

 

 

 

Accessible GPS Overview and Comparison
Mike May, Sendero Group
Jerry Kuns, California State School f/t Blind


Jerry Kuns, Sandra Staples, Jamie Adams, Mike May
 

 

 

Incorporating Literacy into Orientation and Mobility
Diane Fazzi, California State University, Los Angeles

Diane Fazzi
 

 

 

"Cane Quest"
Orientation and Mobility Challenge for Youth

Lea Ann Myers, Braille Institute, Orange County
Tom Rotunno, Orange Co. Dept. of Ed., Irvine Unified School District

Tom Rotunno, Lea Ann Myers Cane Quest Display
Click here for more information

 

 

Music and Movement
Cheryl Yacoubian, Long Beach Unified School District

Cheryl Yacoubian
 

 

 

GPS Treasure Hunt: Learning to Use and
Appreciate Accessible GPS

Mike May and Jamie Adams, Sendero Group
Jerry Kuns, California State School f/t Blind
Sandra Staples, Lodi Unified School District, San Francisco State University

Mike May leads group on a "GPS treasure hunt"
 

 

 

Bus Lesson Nightmares: Finding Our Way
When They've Gone Astray

Vince Fazzi Jr., Los Angeles Unified School District

 

 

 

The O&M Professional's Role in Working
With Clients and Guide Dogs

John Detloff, Guiding Eyes f/t Blind

John Detloff
 

 

 

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