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NEW from AFB Press: College Bound!
New College Bound book from AFB Press provides students with visual impairments a road map for a successful journey through college life.
iOS in the Classroom: The Why, When, and How for Reading eBooks
This webinar introduces participants to four different tools for readers who are blind or visually impaired to access books using braille, and/or speech.
Keys to Educational Success
The comprehensive guide on visual impairment and multiple disabilities that teachers have been looking for!
Using iPads in the Classroom
AFB eLearning is pleased to announce its newest webinar offering, iOS in the Classroom: iPad Learning Success for Students with Vision Loss.
New Tactile Graphics Webinar
A new webinar from the AFB eLearning Center offers examples of print images and their braille counterparts for discussion of design strategies and techniques.
Fostering Collaboration with Service Providers
This 60-minute webinar discusses how providers serving the various needs of older adults with vision loss can work together in support of the individual.
Exercise and Fitness Strategies for Older Adults
This informative webinar highlights how activity and exercise contribute not only to fitness and good health, but to better orientation and mobility for the older adult with visual impairment.
If you are working with people with vision loss or need specific information related to visual impairment, AFB has tools and resources to support you. We offer online courses and webinars, peer-reviewed journal articles, books, and age-specific information that can help you meet your professional needs and interests.
Why Choose the American Foundation for the Blind for Your Professional Needs?
We offer continuing education credits through the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP) and CRCC. We are open to partnering with other professional groups to offer other types of certifications.
Through the Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness and our AFB Press books, we work with a wide range of nationally and internationally known educators and professionals in vision rehabilitation and related fields.
- Lessons from New Zealand Earthquakes Can Help People with Visual Impairments Prepare for Disasters
by AFB Staff on 11/15/2016
- On Veterans Day, Resources for Soldiers Who Have Become Blind or Visually Impaired
by AFB Staff on 11/10/2016
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