Peabody College of Vanderbilt University: Department of Special Education, Program in Visual Disabilities

General Information

Peabody College of Vanderbilt University: Department of Special Education, Program in Visual Disabilities
Box 328, Peabody College
Nashville Tennessee 1 37203
(615) 322 2249
PRO@Vanderbilt.edu
https://peabody.vanderbilt.edu/research/pro/about_peabody_research/funded_projects/preservice_preparation_of_teachers_project_home.php

Brief Description

Peabody provides one of the oldest teacher preparation programs in the country. The PVD prepares teachers of students who are blind or visually impaired (TVIs).

Staff

Deborah Hatton, Associate Professor, Deborah.Hatton@Vanderbilt.Edu

Services Offered

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Provides insruction in the use of optical devices to Project PAVE children and youths.

  • Personnel Preparation
    • Undergraduate and graduate (master's, doctoral) programs for teachers of students with visual impairments.

  • Professional Training
    • Offers continuing programs in visual disabilities.