COVID-19

One Parent’s Reflections: Online Instruction At Home Before COVID-19

Almost three years ago, my family made a major change in our blind child’s schooling. I  prepared to leave full-time employment, and we prepared to switch from a brick-and-mortar school to an online charter school—with an IEP (individualized education program) for a blind, dyslexic student with speech and other needs. In the past few weeks,… Continue reading One Parent’s Reflections: Online Instruction At Home Before COVID-19

Free Resources

Free Canes and Cane Travel Resources

Free Long White Canes Long white canes provided through a program of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and the American Action Fund (AAF) https://freecane.nfb.org// For blind/low vision children from birth through seven years old, the free Early Explorers, part of the Early Childhood Initiative program offered by the National Federation of the Blind… Continue reading Free Canes and Cane Travel Resources