Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

APH Seeks Proposals for Resource Guide for Itinerant Teachers

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APH (American Printing House for the Blind) Press is looking for proposals for a new up-to-date resource guide for itinerant teachers. Itinerant teachers of visually impaired students are always on the move handling a substantial caseload and providing services all over the map to students of different ages with different needs. Having a practical guide with tips and techniques for staying organized could be the key to success for itinerant teachers.

Possible topics include:

  • History and philosophy of itinerant teaching
  • Facilitating participation in educational activities
  • Providing services for infants and their families
  • Working with students who have visual and multiple disabilities
  • Orientation and mobility
  • Rural perspective
  • Access technology
  • Organization


Submission Details

Proposals may be submitted to APH Press Director, Heather Spence, at and should include the following information. They are open to proposals of any length including single topic books as well as longer books covering multiple topics.

  • Contact information (name, email, phone)
  • Summary of proposal, including title and estimated length
  • Your credentials as a subject matter expert (looking for itinerant teachers with recent experience within the past five years)
  • Table of Contents
  • Sample Chapter


Deadline:  June 30, 2021

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