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Project INSPIRE Summer Courses 2023

Six FREE online summer courses! Project INSPIRE is a 5 year training grant to support braille literacy for professionals and students to build their skills and knowledge in the braille codes for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) courses.

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Course Offered at No Cost:

  • Course 1: Nemeth Code within UEB Contexts and Strategies for Supporting the PreK-1st Grade Student in Building Math Skills
  • Course 2: An Introduction to Nemeth Code Symbols Used in Grades 2 to 5 and Strategies for Supporting Elementary Students in Building Math Skills
  • Course 3: Grades 2 to 5: Nemeth Code Symbols for Fractions and Spatial Problems, Instructional Tools, Materials and Technology
  • Course 4: Geometry and Tactile Graphics for Students in Grades 3 to 8
  • Course 5: Nemeth Code Symbols Used in the Middle Grades and Strategies for Supporting Math Learning
  • Course 6: Nemeth Code Symbols Used in High School and Strategies for Supporting Math Learning

Target Group

The target groups for taking these courses are TSVIs (teachers of students with visual impairments), paraprofessionals who support braille readers, individuals who are preparing braille materials, and university students preparing to become TSVIs.

Pertinent Information

Project INSPIRE Summer 2023 Flier

Braille Literacy Canada

3rd Annual Braille Literacy Canada Virtual Symposium

Project INSPIRE logo with an owl reading a book

Project INSPIRE Survey: What Do YOU Want?

Project INSPIRE STEM Bowl logo with a rocket

Project INSPIRE Virtual STEM BOWL: Mission INSPIRE