Grade Schoolers: When Your Blind Child Goes to School

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Grade Schoolers: When Your Blind Child Goes to School

It's an exciting time for your child as he learns to take an active role in his life. As his teacher and supporter, you have learned to advocate for your child as a visually impaired student, a medical patient, and an individual; now you will slowly pass the baton to your child, encouraging his progress in self-care and self-advocacy. To equip you in transitioning your grade schooler to independence, browse this Grade Schooler section, with topics that include:

Social/ Emotional:

Self-Care:

Educational:

Join the FamilyConnect community and you will be able to connect with other parents of children who are blind or visually impaired via our message board, request e-mail alerts about events in your area, and follow our FamilyConnect blog.

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