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Asking for Assistive Technology
How do you make an effective case for technology accommodations?
Finding Your Way
Heading to a new school? Here are some strategies for helping your child who is blind or visually impaired get oriented to a new school building.
Ideas for Adapting Toys
So much of the information provided in preschool is visual. Here are some adaptations you can try.
Connect With Other Parents of Blind Children
You'll find an online community that can offer tips and support from other parents of children who are blind or visually impaired.
It's a big deal. Parents of children who are blind or visually impaired share their own experiences and advice.
Raising a Visually Impaired Child
What Are People Talking About on the Message Boards?
- retinal colomboma will he be able to read and write in normal schools - 2 replies
- Speech - ONH - 5 replies
- summer camp - 5 replies
- Richard L. Welsh, first president of the Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind (AER), has died
- Leader and deafblind advocate Robert J. Smithdas has died
- State agency and university collaborate to help students with visual impairments make the transition to higher education
- First U.S. clinical trial for rare eye disease in planning stages
On Our Blogs
- Being Organized Helps Prepare Parents of Children Who are Blind or Visually Impaired
by Anne McComiskey on 9/18/2014
- Sooo, What About School in Summer?
by Susan Harper on 9/9/2014
- Where Would You Go If You Weren’t Afraid?
by Emily Coleman on 9/18/2014
- Independence for Him Means Inconvenience for Me
by Emily Coleman on 8/28/2014
- Double H Ranch: How Was Camp?
by Anne McCarthy on 8/15/2014
- Double H Ranch: Sleepaway Camp!
by Anne McCarthy on 7/3/2014