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Change Makers logo from APH Change Makers Podcast Apr 07, 2020 APH (American Printing House for the Blind) shares the first episode of their Change Makers podcast... more
Kassy Maloney on an O & M lesson; text "A Step Forward with Kassy Maloney" Podcast of Resources for Teaching Online Mar 31, 2020 I was honored to be interviewed by Kassy Maloney for a podcast on Allied Independence Online. ... 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
A boy holds up a board with braille LEGO bricks Lego Braille Bricks Apr 26, 2019 The Lego Group and the Lego Foundation have teamed up with schools and associations for the blind... more
Braille Trail Reader Braille Trail Reader LE Apr 11, 2019 The Braille Trail Reader LE is the newest refreshable braille display from American Printing House... more
Xavier Society for the Blind logo Xavier Society for the Blind Converts to Digital Talking Books Apr 02, 2019 Xavier Society for the Blind is pleased to announce that their conversion to digital talking book... more
Hadley Spring into Braille Reading Challenge Hadley's Spring Into Braille Mar 21, 2019 Get Ready. Get Set. Spring Into Braille with Hadley's annual reading challenge! Challenge yourself... more
Sense of Texas logo Podcast on TSBVI Curriculum Mar 09, 2019 This podcast is part of the "A Sense of Texas" series from Texas School for the Blind and Visually... more
Textured Graphic Art Tape Textured Graphic Art Tape: Interested Field Evaluators Mar 01, 2019 American Printing House for the Blind (APH) is looking for field evaluators to provide feedback on... more
Code Jumper Code Jumper: Computer Programming for Everyone Feb 07, 2019 Code Jumper is designed to promote an understanding of basic coding and computer science with... more
Algebra By Hand icon Algebra By Hand Jan 23, 2019 Are you interested in a free subscription to an algebra web application that includes a state of... more
Dr. Fred Schroeder UN General Assembly Affirms World Braille Day Jan 02, 2019 The United Nations General Assembly has voted to adopt World Braille Day on January 4th. The World... more
Instagram menu on Smartphone Instagram Now Has Alt Text Options Nov 29, 2018 We're delighted to announce that Instagram is working to improve accessibility for users with... more
BADIE logo Benefits of Audio Description in Education (BADIE) Contest Nov 10, 2018 Attention, TVIs!  Your students may be interested in entering this contest to tell about their... more
School children in Iraq NGO in Iraq Seeking Braille Books Oct 29, 2018 Do you have braille books that you no longer need?  Wondering what to do with all of those books in... more