Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Holly Cooper

Holly and Leo

About Yourself: 

I am the early childhood consultant for the Texas Deafblind Project, which is part of TSBVI Outreach. I also have worked as a deafblind consultant with school aged students and in assistive technology. Professionally my interests are communication and early literacy, touch, tactile learning and BART (Bonding and Relaxation Technique). I also like to read and teach about active learning, assistive technology, play and toys. I have a special interest in children with severe and profound multiple disabilities and CHARGE syndrome.

Title or Position (e.g. Teacher, Parent, etc.): 

deafblind educational specialist

Age and Level of Students: 

all ages 0-22, all levels, especially more severe students

Zip Code or Country Name: 

78756