National Center for Teacher Professional Development offered
trainings on“Mobility and
Orientation in Space for Blind and
Visually Impaired Student Teachers” within the “Implementing
Inclusive Education in Professional Education“
project. The trainings were held at public transportation and an airport .
The trainings target audience are teachers, parents and
professionals working with visually impaired people. The
trainings will teach techniques for mobility and independent movement for
visually impaired people.
After the pilot, the trainings will
be officially approved and any teacher
or interested candidate can attend the trainings from 2016. The
trainings are held within the Norwegian project “Implementing Inclusive Education in Professional
Education“ and it’s aim are equipping
the blind and visually challenged people with independent life skills.
The second and third level of the
training-modules are envisioned to be developed from 2016, giving opportunities
to specialist to advance their knowledge further in this direction