Louis Braille

The inventor of Braille

Biography

Louis Braille was a French educator and inventor of a system of reading and writing for use by the blind or visually impaired. His system remains known worldwide simply as braille.

He excelled in his education and received scholarship to France's Royal Institute for Blind Youth. While still a student there, he began developing a system of tactile code that could allow blind people to read and write quickly and efficiently. Inspired by the military cryptography of Charles Barbier, Braille constructed a new method built specifically for the needs of the blind. He presented his work to his peers for the first time in 1824.

His childhood

Louis Braille was born in a small village near Paris . Braille became blind at age 3, after playing his father's . Although he lost his sight , he studied for two years at school in his village with his friends who see , until he came to the conclusion that he could not go any further without having to learn to write and read . At age 12 , he was sent to a school for blind children in Paris .

Why We chose Louis :

We chose Louis Braille Because Louis was a man who donate a lot to the community .

Thanks to Louis lots of blind people can "read" books and Understand so many things .

without Louis blind people were Helpless .

Louis : A Special Person

Louis is a special becuse when he became to a blind he never give up .

Louis wanted to read all His life . He believes must be Through reading . He realized the vast world Of knowledge and ideas locked him because His limited . He was determined Him find the key to the world Knowledge - for him and for the rest Blind to the world!

The Braille Story

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Dolev Atik , Eyal Madan Moshe , Ori Yaish