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University of Kentucky logo Opportunity to Participate in a Survey about O&M Assessments Mar 25, 2020 Justin Kaiser and I are conducting a research project exploring what information is collected and... more
Accessibyte apps Free Access to Accessibyte Apps Mar 18, 2020 In order to help support teachers and students during this complex time, Accessibyte would like to... more
Keyboard with text "Distance Learning" ObjectiveEd Offers Free Distance Learning for Students with Visual Impairments Mar 16, 2020 While many educational websites are providing free access for schools, teachers and students during... more
Project INSPIRE logo Recruiting for a 6-Week Online Course for TVIs Working with PreK-Grade 1 Braille Readers Learning the Nemeth Code within UEB Contexts Mar 04, 2020 What is Project INSPIRE? Project INSPIRE is a 5-year training grant to support braille literacy... more
Tactile reading banner Tactile Reading: Call for Abstracts by May 15th Feb 19, 2020 The 2nd Tactile Reading conference will be held in Oslo, Norway April 29-30, 2021. The conference... more
Project POEM logo Recruiting Students for Project POEM for Students with Visual Impairments in STEM Jan 30, 2020 The University of Arizona program in visual impairment is recruiting 10 students who are blind or... more
two flash drives with "Proof Positive" written on them Proof Positive Now Released! Jan 21, 2020 The latest product to be released by BRL2 Publishing, Proof Positive, is a set of materials with... more
BANA Braille Bits banner BANA Braille Bits Podcast Series Jan 13, 2020 Braille Authority of North America (BANA) has launched a podcast series called BANA Braille Bits,... more
World Braille Day January 4th is World Braille Day Jan 03, 2020 World Braille Day is celebrated around the world every year on January 4th, which is the... more
CosmoBally app icon Free App for the Holidays: Ballyland CosmoBally in Space Dec 16, 2019 New app from Sonokids takes you into space! As a special gift for the holidays, Sonokids is... more
Illustration of soldier saluting Honoring Blind Veterans Nov 10, 2019 The end of World War II ushered in a new era in services for people who are blind or visually... more
Clipboard image with check marks Strategies to Improve IEPs for Students with Visual Impairments (VI) Nov 10, 2019 Calling all Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments!  Doctoral student Kathy Alstrin invites... more
Poetry contest banner 3rd Annual Braille Poetry Writing Contest Oct 18, 2019 National Braille Press has announced its 3rd annual Braille Poetry Writing contest.  Writers of all... more
Domino's Pizza Sign Domino's Pizza Must Make Website Accessible Oct 16, 2019 On October 7, 2019 the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear the case on whether or not Domino's pizza... more
Fingers reading braille on UNO card UNO® Braille Now Available in Mainstream Stores Oct 02, 2019 Mattel and the National Federation of the Blind have partnered together to create a braille edition... more
Gwyn with all her stuff Gwyn McCormack Visits the Kentucky Deafblind Project Sep 26, 2019 The Kentucky DeafBlind Project, part of the Early Childhood/Special Education/Rehab Counseling dept... more
APH Survey Survey on APH Products in Education and Rehabilitation Settings Sep 24, 2019 If you have purchased APH products and services, they would like to hear from you!  By responding... more
St. Louis arch Call for Presentations for AER International Conference 2020 Sep 04, 2019 The AER International Conference 2020 will be held at the Union Station Hotel in St. Louis, MO from... more
Collage of September is CVI awareness month. September is CVI Awareness Month! Sep 01, 2019 September has been declared CVI Awareness Month!  As the leading cause of visual impairment in... more
3D Flower Request 3D Printed Education Models Aug 24, 2019 Attention TVIs:  If you need a 3D model and don’t have anyone to help you design or print one, post... more
Pearson logo Participants Sought for Study on Tactile Graphics Aug 05, 2019 Pearson is conducting a study of tactile graphics and looking for interested participants. For more... more
WebAIM logo Screen Reader Survey from WebAIM Aug 05, 2019 This survey from WebAIM is primarily intended to collect new information and track updates and... more
PCVIS logo Pediatric Cortical Visual Impairment Society Launches New Website! Jul 16, 2019 The Pediatric Cortical Visual Impairment Society (PCVIS) has launched a beautiful new website with... more
New BANA logo BANA Launches Podcast Series Jul 05, 2019 The Braille Authority of North America (BANA) is introducing a new podcast series called "BANA... more
AER logo Survey About AER Membership Jun 20, 2019 If you’re a professional in the field of blindness and visual impairment and you have never been a... more
Survey_pixabay Survey for OTs and TVIs Regarding Educational Background Related to CVI Jun 15, 2019 Attention Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, and Teachers of the Visually... more
Logo of Braille Library in Bangladesh Braille Library in Bangladesh Seeking Donations of Braille Books Jun 10, 2019 The Louis Braille Memorial Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Dhaka, Bangladesh is... more
Logo of University of Arizona with heading "Braille Codes: Professionals and Student Needs" Survey on Braille Codes: Professionals and Student Needs Jun 03, 2019 Dear Colleagues, I am working with Susan Osterhaus (TSBVI), Sara Larkin (Iowa Educational Services... more
A girl reads a braille book while a man looks on. Free Braille Books for TVIs through Seedlings May 30, 2019 To celebrate their 35th anniversary in 2019, Seedlings Braille Books for Children is offering all... more
Student having 3D portrait done 3D Senior Portraits Apr 29, 2019 Graduating seniors from the Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired have the option of... more