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Reinforcing Braille Literacy Using the iPad (eLearning)

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Description of Reinforcing Braille Literacy Using the iPad

This webinar presented by Dr. Betsy Flener is geared to teachers of the visually impaired, braille reading specialists, consultants, parents and those who provide direction instruction to pre-braille and academic students using braille. This presentation will provide a rationale regarding the importance of using tactile input with the iPad. Participants will be provided information on the features of applications conducive for creating fun pre-braille and braille activities including using tactile overlays. Various examples of activities will be presented including pre-braille activities and the ability to customize braille identification, phonics, and spelling activities using specific applications with the iPad with tactile reinforcement.

Participants in the Reinforcing Braille Literacy Using the iPad webinar will receive a 15% off coupon to purchase the book, Tactile Strategies for Children Who Have Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities: Promoting Communication and Learning Skills from the AFB Bookstore. The coupon code will be sent by e-mail once the purchase of the webinar has been completed.


ACVREP: 1.00 hour

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This webinar contains the following components:
Synchronized audio
Slide text
Audio transcript

eLearning Product Details:

ISBN: EiPadBrlLit
Year of publication: 2013
Availability: Immediately
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Book Contributors:

Betsy S. Flener