University of Edinburgh

Transition: approaches for children and young people with visual impairments

Presented on Tuesday 19 January 2010


This course will particularly interest anyone supporting children and young people who will be approaching transition. Experienced Teachers of VI children went through the processes and procedures to support the transition of VI children and young people at

  • Nursery to Primary,
  • Primary to Secondary and
  • Secondary to Further Education or Higher Education or the Workplace.

Target audience: Teachers of VI children, classroom teachers and support staff, other professionals and parents

Presenters: Teachers of VI children - Kat Barrie, Dumfries & Galloway,
Vicki Logan, Scottish Borders and
Dominic Everett, Uddingston Grammar