Kansas Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)
provides technical assistance to support school districts’ systematic implementation of evidence-based practices.


What We Do

The Kansas TVI/COMS Preparation and Mentorship project supports the training of educators to become teachers of students who are blind or visually impaired or as certified orientation and mobility specialists. Additional support is given in finding employment and in providing ongoing mentoring to newly certified staff.

Who We Are

The Kansas Teachers of Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired (TVI) and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists (COMS) Preparation and Mentorship Project is an co-funded project as part of the Kansas State Professional Development Grant and the Kansas State Department of Education Early Childhood, Special Education and Title Services in partnership and administered by the Kansas State School for the Blind.

Project Staff  

Aundrayah Shermer