Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Communication Technology for Persons Who Are Deafblind

Deafblind communicator

In this new webcast from Perkins School for the Blind, Jerry Berrier provides an overview of a variety of communication technologies for people who are deafblind. He presents a historical view of different devices that have been used in the past and compares them with the technology that is available today.  Includes transcript.

This webcast contains the following chapters:

  1. Introduction
  2. Braille - the foundation of deafblind communication
  3. The Tele-touch
  4. Tele-braille
  5. The Deafblind Communicator
  6. Accessing the internet
  7. Future advances in accessibility technology
Posted on April 3, 2013
Updated on: February 8, 2018