Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Charlotte Cushman

Charlotte Cushman

I am the manager of the Paths to Literacy website.  I have been a classroom teacher at Perkins School for the Blind, an Education Consultant for New England Center Deafblind Project and Perkins International.  I am also an Education Consultant for Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

Posts by Charlotte Cushman

Title Type of Post Created on
O & M Goal Bank with Data Sheets Resources 04/15/2021
National Coding Symposium Event 04/12/2021
NFB EQ: National Federation of the Blind Engineering Quotient Program Event 04/08/2021
Maryland Common Core State Curriculum Basic page 04/07/2021
Common Core State Standards Basic page 04/07/2021
Literacy Skills: Tips For Teaching Braille Basic page 04/07/2021
Introduction to Screen Reader Instruction Resources 04/02/2021
2021 Typhlo & Tactus Tactile Book Contest News 03/30/2021
Story Time: Creating Meaningful Experience Stories With Your Students Resources 03/23/2021
An Update on the Progression of Tactile Learning Developmental Checklist Event 03/23/2021
Literacy for Little Ones Event 03/23/2021
Deafblind International Communication Network Webinars Event 03/16/2021
Accessing 21st Century Tech: What's Applicable, Available, and Affordable Event 03/10/2021
Communication and Congenital Deafblindness Resources 03/07/2021
How To Use This Site Basic page 02/23/2021
Audio-Supported Reading (ASR) Resources 02/10/2021
GITWL 2021 Grand Finale! News 02/03/2021
Project SALUTE: Successful Adaptations for Learning to Use Touch Effectively Resources 02/01/2021
Braille Assessment Checklist Resources 01/31/2021
Free Children's Braille Book Club News 01/25/2021
Sight-Sim Resources 01/24/2021
Welcome Parents! Get Started Here with Questions about Literacy for Your Young Child Basic page 01/18/2021
Screen Reader Troubleshooting Event 01/11/2021
Celebrate Braille Literacy Month! Blog entry 12/30/2020
Guide to Designing Tactile Illustrations for Children's Books Resources 12/20/2020
Scripts of Mathematics Made Easy Videos Resources 12/15/2020
BANA Guidelines for the Transcription of Early Educational Materials from Print to Braille Resources 12/15/2020
Conducting an Informal CVI Range Assessment Virtually Event 12/01/2020
CVI & Communication Adaptations Event 12/01/2020
CVI Intervention Approaches and Strategies by Phase Event 12/01/2020
2021 CTEBVI Conference Event 12/01/2020
CVI Assessment: CVI Range and FVA Practices Event 11/24/2020
Using an Active Learning Approach with Infants and Toddlers Event 11/09/2020
Braille Image to Text on Resources 11/03/2020
2021 Texas Symposium on Deafblind Education Event 10/27/2020
Benefits of Audio Description in Education (BADIE) Contest Event 10/27/2020
Virtual ExCEL Academy Continues! News 10/15/2020
Free CVI Assessment Scenario Training Now Available News 10/13/2020
Taking the Angst Out Of Literacy Media Decisions... Spoiler Alert... It's Not Either/Or Event 10/12/2020
5 Literacy Activities for Blind/VI Students Who are Emergent Readers and Writers Event 10/12/2020
French Website on Braille Literacy: Resources 10/05/2020
Progression of Tactile Learning: A Developmental Checklist Event 09/29/2020
Active Learning Space Resource for Learning Event 09/21/2020
Contact for Project INSPIRE: Course 2 Basic page 09/21/2020
Braille Song Videos Resources 09/03/2020
September is CVI Awareness Month! News 09/01/2020
CHARGE Syndrome Virtual Symposium Event 09/01/2020
CHARGE Syndrome Speaker Series News 09/01/2020
TSBVI Coffee Hour Begins a New Year! News 08/25/2020
Audio Recordings of Braille Patterns Strategies 08/24/2020
Practical Tips for Promoting Literacy Skills in Students with Visual Impairments Event 08/21/2020
Ballyland Magic Plus Technology 08/19/2020
Assistive Technology Vendor Support List Technology 08/17/2020
Openings for Cal State ExCEL Academy This Fall! News 08/17/2020
Nemeth Online Tutorial from TSBVI Resources 08/17/2020
Autistic-Like Features in Visually Impaired Children: A Review of Literature and Directions for Future Research Research 08/11/2020
Mindfulness Curriculum from California School for the Blind Resources 08/10/2020
Celebrating Deafblind Awareness Week! Blog entry 06/23/2020
Tips for Teaching Deaf Students Online Resources 06/23/2020
TSBVI Outreach Mailing Lists Resources 06/23/2020