Accessible Education for Blind Learners Kindergarten Through by Shelley Kinash

By Shelley Kinash

The aim of this handbook is to reinforce the means of all contributors of the tutorial context, even if pupil, mother or father, instructor, administrator, or advisor, to turn on the advantages of infused applied sciences for all novices, together with those who find themselves blind or have low imaginative and prescient. to complete this function this guide offers historical past and useful info with appreciate to inquiry-based schooling, infused applied sciences, and blindness and visible impairment. you can find vignettes of real-life blind rookies, counsel from a blind educator, key parts of available technology-infused schooling together with details on adaptive applied sciences for functions that experience now not but been designed for all newbies, and useful feedback to make on-line classes and websites available. when you desire to discover extra, there are lots of options for extra examining, equipped to lead the reader to precise content material.

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