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Visual Acuity Tool

Visual Acuity Tool to simulate what individuals with macular disease may experience
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O & M Goal Bank with Data Sheets

The O & M Goal Bank with Data Sheets is designed to be a resource for Orientation and Mobility instructors to create appropriate goals for students, including those with multiple disabilities.
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Orientation and Mobility Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity of Texas

Guidelines to determine the needs of students who are blind or visually impaired for Orientation and Mobility service
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Monocular and Magnifier Training Documents

Documentation tools for training students to use low vision devices, such as monoculars and magnifier.
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Orientation and Mobility Career, College and Community Readiness Standards

Orientation and Mobility Standards for Career, College and Community Readiness
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Sound Travels: Evaluation, Collaboration, and Development Tools for Individuals who are DeafBlind

A collection of documents on special considerations for Orientation and Mobility (O&M) for students who are deafblind.
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Creating Accessible Maps

Resources to create accessible maps, including tactile maps and auditory maps for people who are blind or partially sighted
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O & M Organizational Documents

Organizational documents for Orientation and Mobility Specialists (COMS, O & M)
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Create Educational Games with APH Game Kit

Create your own educational games for students who are blind or partially sighted!
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Location Literacy for Orientation & Mobility

Resources for Orientation and Mobility (O & M) Instructors (COMS)
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Articulating the Need for Daily Consultation Time for Braille Students

TVIs need to be able to articulate in the IEP what services they provide and why their services are needed.
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Pilates as a Literacy Tool for Students with Visual Impairments

Pilates can be a tool to improve literacy skills in students who are blind or visually impaired!
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Discounted Resources for O & M Instructors

How to get BlindSquare for free, Orientation and Mobility crowdsourcing intersection information, discount on AfterShokz
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Online Version of Michigan Severity Rating Scales Now Available

The Michigan Severity Rating Scales are designed to help educational teams to determine the service needs for students who are blind or visually impaired.