Resources – B/VI

Unified English Braille (UEB) resources

UEB Online, fully online UEB braille training program course from the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) in Sydney, designed for sighted readers
“The ABCs of UEB. A Guide for the Transition from English Braille American Edition (EBAE) to The Rules of Unified English Braille (UEB)” by Constance Risjord
Braille Authority of North America (BANA)
BrailleBlaster, a free, open-source braille production system
International Council on English Braille (ICEB)
Unified English Braille Online Training – Navigation
Unified English Braille Online Training Facebook Link
Braille Standards on Pinterest
Unified English Braille (UEB) Perkins eLearning
Introduction to UEB-Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Braille Practice

Wesbraille – web-enabled simulated braille for online braille drill and practice

Braille Materials

National Braille Press – free books

Videos

Role Models Blind/Low Vision 

Technology for Blind/Low Vision
Washington School for the Blind, videos on Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) topics such as cooking tips, making a bed, tying shoes, folding money, buttoning and zipping

Online Resources

Perkins School for the Blind, online resources related to blindness and visual impairment
Perkins Scout – searchable database of online resources related to blindness and visual impairment
FamilyConnect – more than 300 articles, also available in Spanish, for families with children who have vision loss

Articles

Successful Strategies for a Student who is Blind/Visually Impaired in the General Music Educational Setting
Psycho-educational Assessment Practices with Students who have Vision Losses