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Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation

From the mailbag: The National Braille Press’s Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation is now accepting entries! The Touch of Genius Prize was developed to inspire entrepreneurs, educators or inventors to continue the promotion of braille and tactile literacy for … Continue reading

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A Disney Dream–Part Two

This past fall, we headed out to Halloween on the High Seas aboard the Disney Dream.  It was an absolutely magical experience that was surprisingly accessible for all of us.  For this trip, we had a VI child, Peanut, and … Continue reading

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Tactile Drawing Program

Peanut squeaked in to the first stage of this program, and I’m delighted.  We received a box with art supplies geared towards B/VI kids, and it’s been absolutely wonderful.  If you happen to have a B/VI child between the ages … Continue reading

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Tactile Craft: Wreathmaking

Last week, Peanut, Sprout and I ventured to the Schlagle Library for an evening wreathmaking event.  I was impressed with how well this craft worked for Peanut–I’d honestly expected to do the bulk of the activity myself–so I thought I … Continue reading

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