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 and love sharing ideas about all aspects of literacy for learners with visual impairments, deafblindness or multiple disabilities.

Posts by Charlotte Cushman

Title Type of Post Created on
College Boards in UEB News 03/16/2017
Overview of Literacy for Children and Youth Who Are Deafblind Basic page 03/16/2017
The Braille Challenge, Object Symbols and Tech Ideas Simplenews newsletter 03/14/2017
NFB 2017 Scholarship Program News 03/13/2017
Functional Literacy Self-Paced Tutorial Resources 03/09/2017
International Illustrated Tactile Book Contest News 03/09/2017
Braille Easy iOS App for One-Handed Braille Users Resources 03/08/2017
Hosting a Tactile Book-Making Workshop for Teachers Simplenews newsletter 03/06/2017
Call for Papers for 2017 GITWL Event 03/06/2017
A Curriculum for Multi-Sensory-Impaired Children Resources 03/03/2017
Braille Formats: Principles of Print-to-Braille Transcription Available from BANA News 03/02/2017
Concept Development, Cooking, and Games Simplenews newsletter 02/28/2017
Supreme Court Decision About Service Animals News 02/22/2017
Ideas to Try at Home: Braille Writing and Tactile Bucket Simplenews newsletter 02/21/2017
APH Seeking Field Testers for Mad Flash iOS App News 02/21/2017
12 Apps for Learners Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired Technology 02/19/2017
Accessing the General Curriculum, Free App, Braille Drawing and More Simplenews newsletter 02/13/2017
Books for Students with CVI, Tactile Books and Braille Games Simplenews newsletter 02/06/2017
Spotlight Gateway Offers Access to Free eBooks and iPad News 02/02/2017
Storyboxes, Beginning Braille, Dual Media, and Pegboard Books Simplenews newsletter 01/31/2017
Texas Symposium on Deafblindness Event 01/29/2017
Pegboard Books for Our Earliest Readers Strategies 01/28/2017
Please Take Our 3-Minute Paths to Literacy Survey! News 01/27/2017
The Hands and Reading: What Deafblind Adult Readers Tell Us Research 01/25/2017
Experience Journal, Tactile Books, UEB, CVI and More! Simplenews newsletter 01/24/2017
Active Learning Study Group Webinar: Part 3 Event 01/22/2017
Cerebral vs. Ocular Visual Impairment: The Impact on Developmental Neuroplasticity Research 01/17/2017
Tactile Graphics, ECC, Tech, & Deafblindness Simplenews newsletter 01/17/2017
Nominations for APH Hall of Fame News 01/12/2017
Meet Liam: A video story of a 7-year-old who is deafblind Resources 01/12/2017
Autism and Visual Impairment: A Review of the Literature Research 01/10/2017
Braille Tips and Activities Simplenews newsletter 01/10/2017
Teaching Braille Mechanics to Students with CP or Decreased Tactile Sensitivity Blog entry 01/08/2017
January is Braille Literacy Month! Simplenews newsletter 01/03/2017
Happy Birthday, Louis Braille! News 01/03/2017
Augmentative-Alternative Communication Strategies for Students with Visual Impairments and Additional Disabilities Event 01/02/2017
Ballyland Rotor App Technology 12/20/2016
NICE: National Intervener Certification E-portfolio News 12/17/2016
Online Class: Accessible Literacy for Early Readers: Students Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Deafblind Event 12/14/2016
Ideas to Incorporate Literacy into the Holidays Simplenews newsletter 12/13/2016
12 Days of Literacy for the Holidays Blog entry 12/12/2016
Study Shows Brain-Training Videos Can Improve Peripheral Vision News 12/08/2016
JAWS, Tactile Books, ECC Activities, and Adapted Games Simplenews newsletter 12/06/2016
College Board Simplifies Request Process For Test Accommodations News 12/05/2016
Holiday Gift Ideas and Braille Activities Simplenews newsletter 11/29/2016
Adapting Worksheets and Introducing Tech Simplenews newsletter 11/22/2016
Contest! Benefits of Audio Description in Education Event 11/21/2016
Beginning Braille, Adaptations for CVI, and Sensory Stories Simplenews newsletter 11/15/2016
Tactile Vision Graphics Resources 11/09/2016
Introducing Tactile Graphics to Our Youngest Readers Simplenews newsletter 11/08/2016
Children's Book with Characters Who Are Visually Impaired Resources 11/07/2016
Braille Blaster Beta Testing News 11/03/2016
Just Books Read Aloud Resources 11/02/2016
Experiential Learning, Sensorimotor Development, and Braille Activities Simplenews newsletter 11/01/2016
Active Learning Study Group: Part 2 Event 10/31/2016
Webcast: Strategies for Assessing and Teaching Students with Visual and Multiple Disabilities Resources 10/29/2016
CVI in Practice: Strategies to Develop the Visual-Spatial Skills Related to Writing Letters Simplenews newsletter 10/25/2016
Reinforcing Language Goals in the Community Simplenews newsletter 10/18/2016
National Braille Association 2016 Professional Development Conference Event 10/12/2016
Pre-Braille Activities, New App, and More! Simplenews newsletter 10/11/2016