Virginia Department of Education's Training and Technical Assistance Center (T/TAC)

Welcome Back!

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Virginia Tech Elementary Education students exploring low-tech assistive technology tools.

The T/TAC at Virginia Tech would like to welcome all Region 6 and 7 Virginia educators, families, and students back for the 2019-20 school year.  We look forward to working with you to improve outcomes for students with disabilities through our consultative process, professional learning communities and events, lending library, resource linking, and networking.  We invite you to explore the opportunities available for you and we look forward to learning with you throughout the year.


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The T/TAC at Virginia Tech will be hosting their Fall Assistive Technology Open House on November 15th from 10am-4pm. Educators, related service providers, students, and families are invited to visit with us and explore our library.

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The VDOE has developed five web-based "Critical Decision Point" training modules for parents, professionals, and stakeholders that work with families whom have a child with a disability.


The T/TAC at Virginia Tech will be hosting a Sensory Professional Learning Day focusing on supporting students with deficits in one of more theses areas on September 25 in Wytheville.


We are so proud of our Region 6 & 7 Excellence in Co-teaching Ambassadors! They are ready to host & mentor teams of administrators and educators interested in improving student outcomes through co-teaching.  Please contact Helen Barrier at if you or your team would be interested in working with an ambassador.