Center of Excellence on Inclusive Practice
Center of Excellence on Inclusive Practice Coming Soon! Sign up to learn more as the Center launches.
We Have Moved UDL - Social
Be sure to follow the official @OCALI_UDL on X (formerly Twitter) to stay updated on all things Universal Design for Learning. And join us every first and third Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET. for #UDLChat. See you there!
OCALICON 2023 Session Sorter
Catch 260+ sessions from leaders and experts from around the world at the premier autism and disabilities conference.
Introductory Series on Deafness and Blindness: Assessments
Explore the Introductory Series on Deafness and Blindness: Assessments page. Learn about assessment tools and strategies that can support learners who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, or visually impaired.
Ensuring Access to the General Curriculum for All Learners
Teachers and professionals are thrilled about this FREE video-based series! Create your free account and explore research-based strategies that are designed to ensure ALL learners have access to the general curriculum.
Calling All Educational Audiologists and Teachers of the Deaf
The Lending Library and the Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness are excited that FM/DM devices are available to borrow for FREE! These devices can provide greater access and support to learners.
New ATIM Course Registration
Check out Ashland University graduate level ATIM Courses! Each Assistive Technology course is only $225. No face-to-face meetings. Earn your credit from home! Registration opens August 21.
NEW! Ohio PBIS Website Launch
The Ohio PBIS Network and OCALI have collaborated with the Ohio Department of Education to develop materials, resources, and training to support the scaling up of PBIS in Ohio schools. Click to explore!
OCALI 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.
#DidYouKnow? Learn More about the Lending Library
The Lending Library is more than just books – they offer accessible materials, assessment tools, curriculum kits, children’s books, and even DVDs! If you live in Ohio, materials can be shipped to you free. Check it out!
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.
New Podcast Episode
Take an audio journey with OCALI through our forum of stories and connections from our ongoing work of inspiring change and promoting access for people with disabilities.
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.
InspirED Episodes Now on YouTube!
Did you miss a session? Do you want to re-watch your favorite episodes? Check out the InspirED Playlists on our OCALI YouTube channel.
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.
Interoception: Feeling the Feels
This introductory training series, with eight 1.5 hour sessions is designed for Ohio school-based teams that want to learn about Interoception and the Eighth Sensory System.
Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities 2023
Join our virtual roundtable series for health care professionals, which builds on the foundation established in Improving Outcomes 2022. The next session is October 24 at 12 p.m.
Band Together December 2023
Join us for our next Band Together Central Ohio (BTCO) Sunday, December 10th from 2 to 5 p.m.! We invite people with disabilities to share their gifts on stage at the Gahanna Sanctuary.
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