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Join Us July 8, 2020 for Our First National Round-Table

Starting July 8, 2020, Pacific Training Centre for the Blind, Canadian Federation of the Blind, and Camp Bowen Society will be hosting weekly round-table discussions on blindness and Deafblindness-related topics in an effort to support blind, low vision, and Deafblind people during COVID-19. These gatherings are intended to promote friendship, connection and sharing of resources […]

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Schedule for the Week of May 25, 2020

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 10:00 – 11:20 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: COVID-19 masks and blindness 11:20 AM – 12:00 PM – Lunch 12:00 – 12:30 PM – Block 2 Erin: 10 Sky: 19 TJ: 14 12:30 – 12:40 PM – Break 1 (Staff Report […]

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Schedule for the Week of May 18, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:00 – 11:20 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: Advocating for yourself in stressful situations 11:20 AM – 12:00 PM – Lunch 12:00 – 12:30 PM – Block 2 Erin: 10 Sky: 19 TJ: 14 12:30 – 12:40 PM – Break 1 […]

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Schedule for the Week of May 11, 2020

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 10:00 – 11:00 AM – Block 1 General Roundtable Roundtable topic: TBA Wednesday, May 13, 2020 10:00 – 11:20 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: TBA 11:20 AM – 12:00 PM – Lunch 12:00 – 12:30 PM – Block 2 Erin: Lesson […]

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Schedule for the Week of May 5, 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 10:00 AM – Block 1 General Roundtable Roundtable topic: TBA 11:00 AM – Block 1 (End) Wednesday, May 6, 2020: 10:00 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: TBA 11:00 AM – Break 1 11:20 AM – Block 2 Erin: Lesson Planning Sky: […]

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Schedule for the Week of April 27, 2020

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 10:00 AM – Block 1 General Roundtable Roundtable topic: TBA 11:00 AM – Block 1 (End) Wednesday, April 29, 2020: 10:00 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: TBA 11:00 AM – Break 1 11:20 AM – Block 2 Erin: 10 Sky: 19 […]

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Schedule for the Week of April 20, 2020

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 10:00 AM – Block 1 General Roundtable (Cancelled) Wednesday, April 22, 2020: 10:00 AM – Block 1 General roundtable and Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable (combined) Roundtable topic: Tips and tricks for cleaning 11:00 AM – Break 1 11:20 AM – Block 2 Erin: 10 Sky: 19 TJ: 14 11:50 AM […]

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Announcing Virtual Classrooms

Thanks to our friends over at Camp Bowen Innovations, we are excited to announce that as of the week of Monday, April 20, 2020, the PTCB will be moving its classes to virtual classrooms. At that point staff will not be calling students but will instead meet them in a virtual classroom. How to Join […]

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April 14, 2020 General Roundtable (Cancelation)

Due to technical difficulties, the April 14, 2020 General Roundtable was cancelled. Aedan, the instructor in charge of the roundtable repeatedly had phone system difficulties that prevented him joining the call. We’re really sorry to anyone who tried to join the call. We really appreciate that you take time out of your day to join […]

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Training Schedule for the Week of April 13, 2020

April 13 Easter Monday – No Classes April 13 10:00 AM – Block 1 General roundtable 11:00 AM General roundtable ends April 15 10:00 AM – Block 1 Blind Seniors in Charge roundtable 11:00 AM – Break 1 11:20 AM – Block 2 Class A. 11:50 AM – Report Period 1 12:00 PM – Lunch […]

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