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I-M-ABLE, or the Individualized Meaning-Centered Approach to Braille Literacy Education, is an innovative, individualized, student-centered method for teaching braille.
Keys to Educational Success
The comprehensive guide on visual impairment and multiple disabilities that teachers have been looking for!
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.
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.
Beginning with Braille, Second Edition
Beginning with Braille has been the go-to resource for educators teaching braille to beginning students in the United States and abroad for more than 15 years. This much anticipated second edition has been updated using UEB and includes new teaching materials, record forms, and braille activities.
iOS in the Classroom
New from AFB Press: a fully illustrated, step-by-step guide for teaching iOS 9 to students with visual impairments!
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), CRCC, and AOTA. 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.
- Accessibility in Digital Publishing: Notes from a Summit
by AFB Staff on 6/14/2016
- Thank You to Everyone Who Attended the 2016 AFB Leadership Conference
by AFB Staff on 3/7/2016
- Speaking with More AFBLC 2016 Attendees
by AFB Staff on 3/4/2016
- Tips for Teaching Reading from Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments
by AFB Staff on 8/26/2015