- Survey for B/VI folks on Body Movement
- TVI or future TVI looking for a summer gig? The NFB’s BELL Program may have the opportunity for you!
- Help test/develop a B/VI employment app
- NFB Twitter Chat TODAY on Web Accessibility!
- Participants Needed: Contrast’s impact on VI peoples’ perception of the environment
Category Archives: Adventures in Reading
Note: I haven’t tested this program myself, so I can’t vouch for it. I’m also fairly sure Nemeth is the preferred braille format for mathematics in the US rather than UEB math (particularly if your student is going to do … Continue reading
Seedlings Book Angel program is open for 2019! B/VI kiddos in the United States and Canada up to age 21 can receive three free books by registering here: http://seedlings.org/bkangel2009.php Aside from the awesomeness of getting books, Seedlings is extra awesome … Continue reading
I love Seedlings: their Book Angel program, among others, has been life-changing for our family. I am delighted to share today’s From the Mailbag–a SEEDLINGS GIVEAWAY for older kids!! This is quick and easy to do–you only need to snap a … Continue reading
It’s been a few years since I wrote about the Braille Institute’s Special Collection program, and at the time, Peanut was fairly new at Braille. Now that he’s completed his first Braille Challenge, and I just got the Winter 2018 … Continue reading
Finally, I can say that my little boy loves to read. It’s been a journey with many helpers over many years, but we are finally there. He still prefers listening to audio books to reading with his fingers, but he’s … Continue reading
I am BEYOND EXCITED to share that the NFB’s BELL Program is finally coming to Kansas this year! I’ve pasted the email I received regarding the program below. FROM THE MAILBAG: The National Federation of the Blind of Kansas is … Continue reading
Sprout’s current absolute favorite book–I’ve read it at least 20 times now, most of those in a row, since we checked it out on Saturday–is Jan Thomas’ Can You Make a Scary Face? The book features a brightly-colored lady bug … Continue reading
From the mailbag: Just a reminder … Seedlings Braille Books for Children’s 2015 Book Angel Program is now open! Register to receive 2 free braille books for your V-I child! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We would like to invite you to register your child … Continue reading
On a recent library trip, we found a wonderful, high-contrast story celebrating dads and their little guys or gals: Mighty Dads, by Joan Holub, pictures by James Dean. If your child loves Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site, he or she will … Continue reading