The Braille Monitor

Vol. 48, No. 7                                                             July 2005

Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents


Vol. 48, No. 7                                                                                          July 2005

Frontispiece


Feet on the Street to Save Rehabilitation
     
by Barbara Pierce

How Braille Began
     
by Paula Kimbrough

A Boa in My Brailler
     
by Barbara Loos

Round Two in Reporting the MaxiAids Contempt
Court Case.

      by Barbara Pierce

Uncommon Vision
Blind Student Focuses on Her Goal To Become Elementary School Teacher

     
by Kay Randall

The Variables of a Blind Person’s Math Experience
     
by Cary Supalo

Braille Readers Making a Difference
     
by Barbara Pierce

Beginnings and Blueprints:
Early Education, Empowerment, and the Jernigan Institute
     
by Mark A. Riccobono

Air Force’s Best
     
by Jan Jonas

BrailleNote or PAC Mate:
A Matter of Personal Preference
     
by Danika Rockett

Clinical Trials Fighting Blindness
     
by David Brown

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

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