Category Archives: Virginia

Blind Mentors Sought for 2015 Program

From the mailbag: Seeking: Blind Mentors for 2015 LIFE Program Are you ready to be an agent of change with the blind and vision impaired youth of Virginia? The Virginia Rehabilitation Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired (VRCBVI) is … Continue reading

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Scholarship Opportunity in Virginia

From the mailbag: Fellow Federationist, I am pleased to announce The National Federation of the Blind of Virginia (NFBV) will once again award up to three James F. Nelson, Jr. scholarships in the amount of $1,500 at the organization’s annual … Continue reading

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Blind Mentors Needed for 2014 LIFE Program

From the mailbag: Seeking: Blind Mentors for 2014 LIFE Program Are you looking for a job this summer? Are you a blind college student or young blind professional who is enthusiastic and confident in your blindness skills? Do you want … Continue reading

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Institute for Special Education Advocacy

From the latest Wrightslaw email: The William & Mary Law Institute of Special Education Advocacy is presenting a five-day training program in special education advocacy. 25  sessions on applicable laws, ethics, best practices in advocacy, strategies in working with parents and … Continue reading

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NFB Bell Program Expanding in 2013!

The NFB is expanding its BELL program in 2013.  It hasn’t made it to Kansas yet–but it’s gotten next door, to Missouri and Oklahoma.  The announcement follows: The NFBJI is excited to announce that our NFB Braille Enrichment for Literacy … Continue reading

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The NFB BELL Program

Yup–it’s another day when I’m going through the “to blog” file in my email inbox and updating the blog with the latest announcements, emails, etc. that I thought I should pass along.  There’ll probably be a little bit of everything … Continue reading

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