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MSY Coach Position
Looking for a way to make an impact in the lives of young people, while growing a career with a fun, fast-paced organization? OCALI is hiring professionals for unique positions. Apply now.
RFQ - Streaming Service
OCALI seeks a quote for a video streaming service, including storage; closed captioning; read-along and searchable text; customizing embedded video player; comprehensive reporting, and more. Due 3/22.
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. Learn more.
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 spectrum disorder. Explore now.
New Podcast Episode
Take a listen to our newest episode of Inspiring Change, There Is Strength In Every Community: A Conversation about Special Education in Rural and Urban Settings. Listen now.
New AIM Courses Added
Register for new Autism Internet Modules (AIM) courses through April 7, 2023. Earn graduate credit online with no face-to-face meetings! Register today!
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.
Children's Books on Autism
Discover books to use with children ages preschool through high school to learn more about 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.
Learn about the Federal Quota Program and order AEM for the '22-'23 school year. Get ready for the '23 Federal Quota registration of blind students by making sure they have parent permission on file and current reports.
InspirED Episodes Now on YouTube!
Did you miss a session? Do you want to re-watch your favorite episodes? Check out the new InspirED Playlists on our OCALI YouTube channel. Watch now.
Need accessible, on-demand learning and PD? The Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness is excited to announce their new online Learning Hub! Create your free account and access flexible learning today. Learn more.
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.
Challenging Behavior: Expect Success
This webinar series based on positive behavior intervention supports for challenging behaviors explores how to conduct a functional behavior assessment and behavior intervention plan.
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Monthly Virtual Meet-n-Eats
Check out resources from the Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness during these monthly, 30-minute, bite-sized zoom sessions. SST consultants can book their spot to virtually snack and share!
Establishing Families as Partners - Cross-Agency Training Opportunity
Are you ready to increase your team’s knowledge and capacity for family engagement? Together, we can inform and empower families to create a more seamless transition to adulthood. Email us today!
The Eye Report: An Introduction - March 22
Join us to learn more about eye reports and how they provide important information about a person’s vision that can be used to support them at home, at school and in the community! Register here
Improving Outcomes Series - March 28
Join our virtual roundtable series for health professionals, which builds on the foundation established last year. This year will focus on population health, social determinants of health and people with disabilities.
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