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


What We Do

The Kansas TSVI/COMS Preparation and Mentorship project supports the training of educators to become teachers of students who are blind or visually impaired or 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 (TSVI) and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists (COMS) Preparation and Mentorship Project is funded through the Kansas State Department of Education Special Education and Title Services, in partnership with and administered by the Kansas State School for the Blind.

Project Staff  

Kylie Kilmer




Aundrayah Shermer