2015 NE/AER Fall Conference

Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Cape Cod, MA
November 4,5,6

picture of Sea Crest Hotel

Call for Presentations Now Open

After having taken a year off, the Northeast Chapter of the Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (NE/AER) is once again sponsoring its annual fall conference.  The conference will be hosted by Massachusetts with New Hampshire preparing the program. It will be held on November 4-6, 2015 at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth, MA. 

We are looking for presentations that will inform and educate attendees in all areas of vision education and rehabilitation of clients, young and old. NE/AER invites you to submit a presentation proposal. Presentation topics can include but are not limited to:

  • Computer program/Apps supporting Independent Living Skills
  • Medical advancements
  • Expanded core and common core curriculum
  • Psychosocial aspects of vision loss
  • New approaches to teaching O&M skills
  • Personnel recruitment and preparation

We are counting on you to share your experiences, discoveries, and techniques!  And please encourage your talented colleagues to do the same!

We also welcome posters in any area of vision education and rehabilitation.

 All proposals are due by new extended date: March 15, 2015.

Download the Call for Presentations FORM

To learn more about the Sea Crest Beach Hotel: http://www.seacrestbeachhotel.com/

For questions regarding the Call for Presentations, email Nancy Druke at ndruke@sightcenter.org

See you on the Cape!

Your Program Committee Co-Chairs,

Kathy Downes & Susan Sherry