Genius Hour Project

Learning Is Not Blind

What technology is available in the classroom for visually impaired and blind students?

According to the 2014 Annual Report by American Printing House of the Blind over 60,000 students in the United States are blind. For these students, digital technology provides tools that can aid communication and learning by visually impaired students in the classroom. There are several different types of technologies that have taken a role alongside these students in class to facilitate learning.
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Helping blind students learn:

For More Information

Some great organizations and people to connect with on Twitter include:

@APHfortheBlind, @NFB_voice, @triplecert, @BlindAbilities, @Blind_Matters, @blindambition.


Another way to use Twitter as a research resource is to search via hashtags. I recommend starting by searching these:

#Blindeducation, #visualimpairment, #edtechchat.