Welcome to the discussion Topic for our presentation!
Meeting in the Keeneland Room
The Hive continues to be THE place to access professional learning and resources! Now there’s even more to love with the launch of Discussion Boards. Join this session and learn how to utilize this new feature to engage in conversation with colleagues, educators, and caregivers. Leave knowing, we can all learn from one another and there’s much to talk about inside the APH Hive.
- Describe the purpose of the Hive
- Identify steps to access the Discussion Board
- Examine ways to apply the Discussion Board with your professional practice
- Post and reply to messages inside the Hive’s Discussion Board
Would you like to get a head start? Check out the video and demonstrations that will be featured in the presentation.
Discussion Board Promotional Video
Demonstration: Browse the Forum
Demonstration: New Topic
Demonstration: Reply to at Topic
Hi! My name is Liz Schaller, I’m the NIMAC Manager at APH!
Hello Carol Clayton-Bye, Director of Outreach Montana!
Hi, my name is Jesse Roan. I am the CATT trainer for the Southwest region.
Hello! My name is Veronica and I’m a Metadata and Information Services Librarian at APH! I just started last week and am excited to learn about discussion boards!!
I am Sarah Oberlin. I am the EOT ordering and census assistant for Michigan.
Hello everyone! I’m Tessa McCarthy from the University of Pittsburgh.
Dan Wenzel, Director Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired and Principal, WSBVI.
Hi there! Tom Winton here. I am an Evaluation Specialist in the READS department at APH.
Hi! I’m Brian Darcy, Administrator for the Idaho Educational Services for the Deaf and the Blind
Hi I’m Barbara Peterson from Blind & Vision in Pittsburgh.
Hello! My name is Nicholas Battjes. I am the Continuous Improvement Manager at APH.
Hi I’m Anthony Scroggins from Maryland School for the Blind
I am Conchita Hernandez, Maryland EOT.
Hello, Linda from APH, I manage the Louis Database.
Hi, I’m Emily Stenberg Brown. I’m the Director of the Vision Resource Center at North Dakota Vision Services/School for the Blind.
Roxanne Balfour- Director Michigan Department of Education- Low Incidence Outreach
Hello! This is Allen Huang, EOT from Nashville, Tennessee!
Very excited for this new great place for vision educators to ask their specific questions!
Also, if anyone is near to us or willing to travel, we are hosting our annual Unity Conference for TVIs & O&Ms on November 16-17. Registration is FREE!