From Evaluation to Instruction Using the Barraga: General Discussion

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Course Description: The more you look, the more you see! Enroll in this course and learn how the Barraga Visual Efficiency Program helps educators not only evaluate, but also design instruction to maximize use of available vision.

ACVREP Credit Hours: 3.5


  • Compare and contrast original Barraga Visual Efficiency information (1978) with the revised Barraga Visual Efficiency Program (2019).
  • Differentiate visual capacity from visual efficiency.
    Identify components of the Barraga Visual Efficiency Program (BVEP).
  • Discuss steps of evaluating students using BVEP.
    Identify accommodations, skills, and supports that help build visual efficiency skills.
  • Identify tools used to design instruction for students with low vision.