NEW! 10 Minutes with Barb and Ron
Check out the redesigned site for 10 Minutes with Barb & Ron! Easily search for topics in categories such as classroom practices, collaborative teaching, and educational framework and strategies.
Traveling Through Transition
Whether you’re new to transition planning or looking for additional resources to navigate to a specific adult life vision, Traveling Through Transition will help a student, family, educator and education team.
Outreach Center: Free CEUs Now Available
Looking for Continuing Education Units? Many of the Outreach Center’s resources were recently approved by several CEU providers. Get credit for your learning today!
Lights, Camera, Milestones!
OCALI's Center for the Young Child (CYC) is looking for video clips and photos from real families in Ohio! We need toddlers and infants at different stages of development and with different abilities.
Introductory Series on Deafness and Blindness: Assessments
Explore the Introductory Series on Deafness and Blindness: Assessments page. Learn about assessment tools and strategies that can support learners who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, or visually impaired.
Ensuring Access to the General Curriculum for All Learners
Teachers and professionals are thrilled about this FREE video-based series! Create your free account and explore research-based strategies that are designed to ensure ALL learners have access to the general curriculum.
Calling All Educational Audiologists and Teachers of the Deaf
The Lending Library and the Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness are excited that FM/DM devices are available to borrow for FREE! These devices can provide greater access and support to learners.
New ATIM Course Registration
Check out Ashland University graduate level ATIM Courses! Each Assistive Technology course is only $225. No face-to-face meetings. Earn your credit from home! Registration opens August 21.
Need graduate credit? Check out Ashland University graduate level AIM Courses! Each course is only $225. No face-to-face meetings. Register August 21 for fall classes.
Supporting Learners Series
Seeking information/resources on providing whole child supports for students who are B/VI? This FREE series offers perspectives from Teachers of the Visually Impaired along with practical considerations and examples.
OCALI Resource Gallery Crosswalk
Looking for professional learning, tech assistance, evidence-based practices, or implementation supports to enhance experiences and outcomes for all learners? Check out OCALI’s NEW Resource Crosswalk.
New Podcast Episode
Take an audio journey with OCALI through our forum of stories and connections from our ongoing work of inspiring change and promoting access for people with disabilities.
Age-Appropriate Transition Assessment Planning Guide
Working through this process results in the team having a detailed, coordinated plan to guide all aspects of gathering transition assessment data and information.
Grab-n-Go Resource Gallery Kit
This kit, available through our Lending Library, offers a variety of interventions with how-to explanations to support all learners, including those with autism.
NEW Myths and Misconceptions in the Educational Identification of Autism
This new resource addresses the most common myths, misconceptions, and misunderstandings surrounding the educational identification of autism.
InspirED Episodes Now on YouTube!
Did you miss a session? Do you want to re-watch your favorite episodes? Check out the InspirED Playlists on our OCALI YouTube channel.
Children's Books on Autism
Discover books to use with children ages preschool through high school to learn more about autism.
It Starts With Families
This new guide supports local professionals serving individuals and their families to become familiar with the research around family engagement and understanding their unique needs.
Journey: Webinar Recordings
This webinar series is designed for teams assisting youth with complex support needs and their families to better navigate the process of their own journey to adulthood. Watch recordings here.
Band Together Autism Open Mic - March 10, 2 p.m.
Join us at Gatsby’s, in Gahanna, on the second Sunday of each month from 2-5 p.m. BTCO’s Autism Friendly Open Mic event is an opportunity for people with autism to perform on stage and come together in a social setting.
The Journey - February 22
Meet a college student from Kent State University who used the basic principles of HART’s Ladder to create an inclusive environment and used it to navigate her journey to college. Register today!
Autism Certification Center
ASD Strategies in Action
ASD Strategies in Action offers an innovative approach to online training in evidence-based strategies. Courses provide instruction through videos filmed with educators, service providers, experts, families, and people with ASD in the natural settings of school, home, work, and the community. An introductory course presents the common characteristics of autism and simple strategies. The courses that follow take participants to the next level of understanding with the opportunity to focus on strategies for Toddler and Preschool Age, School Age, or Transition Age individuals.Learn More
Autism Internet Modules
Autism Internet Modules (AIM) provide high-quality information and professional development for anyone who supports, instructs, works with, or lives with someone with autism. Developed with partners from across the country, participants can select from over 50 modules to complete at their own time and pace.Learn More
Assistive Technology Internet Modules
Assistive Technology Internet Modules (ATIM) is an online learning environment containing 50 AT topics from assessment and funding to content areas such as access to mobile devices, communication, seating and positioning, AT for students with complex needs and more. Developed with partnering universities and nationally renowned experts in the field, ATIM brings you the highest quality content available. Free access as well as professional development certificates and graduate credit are available.Learn More