Welcome – The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER) is pleased to provide resources to the professionals who serve those who are blind and visually impaired.
AER Submits Comments on WIOA
AER submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Education and members of Congress on August 18, 2017, expressing opposition to rules enacted by the department in 2016 regarding the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). View the comments in the AER News section.
Thank you attendees, presenters, volunteers and organizers for a wonderful educational and networking event in the outstanding city of Pittsburgh. Find conference resources, including session handouts and a complete program in the conference resources section of the site.
Mark Your Calendar
Mark Your CalendarSeveral AER chapters will be holding fall conferences. Please scroll down to view upcoming events below or select the Events tab at the top of the page for more information. Check back frequently for new information.
AER is part of the AmazonSmile Program, which means when you shop online at Amazon, the retailer will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Just bookmark the AER portal when you start shopping. This joins AER’s Shop.com program, which provides a cashback benefit for shoppers who use the AER portal as well as royalties to AER.
Save the Date!
The AER International Conference 2018 will be held July 25-29, 2018, in Reno, Nevada. This conference is held every other year in even years, so mark you calendar and make plans to attend this exceptional learning and networking experience.
AER’s website allows members access to their member record for address updates, to renew, make purchases, and to get to members-only sections of the website. First, members must register for an account. To activate the account:
- Select the login tab at the top of the page to be directed to a series of pages.
- Select Register Now at the bottom of the page.
- Select Quick Activation by Contact ID.
- Enter your member number, first name and last name.
- Choose your own username and password.
This website is designed on an accessible platform and adaptable for viewing on desktops, tablets, and mobile devices.