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Future Reflections

The National Federation of the Blind Magazine for Parents and Teachers of Blind Children

 

 Vol. 22, No. 4                                                                                         Convention Report 2003

Barbara Cheadle, Editor

NFB President Maurer sits on the floor for a chat with the children, blind and sighted, prior to the convening of the 2003 NOPBC Parents Seminar.   You can be sure he will be asked to do a repeat performance at the 2004 NFB Convention which will take place at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia, from June 29 - July 5.   The NOPBC events will begin on Tuesday, June 29.  It will be a week
NFB President Maurer sits on the floor for a chat with the children, blind and sighted, prior to the convening of the 2003 NOPBC Parents Seminar. You can be sure he will be asked to do a repeat performance at the 2004 NFB Convention which will take place at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia, from June 29 - July 5. The NOPBC events will begin on Tuesday, June 29. It will be a week full of informative (and fun) program items for parents, teachers, and kids. Join us!

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Contents


Vol. 22, No. 4                                                                             Convention Report 2003

NFB 2004 Convention

The New and the Tried and True: Report on Parent
Activities at the 2003 Convention

The Essence of Education is Repetition
      by Peggy Elliott

Transitions—Reflections of a Blind College Student
     by Ryan Strunk

Hannah Joins the 4-H Club
     by Jill Weatherd

Blind Youths Expand Horizons
Convention Offers Astronomy Lessons, Babysitting Class
     
by Nancy C. Rodriguez

Alabama Seminar for Parents, Teachers, and Children

Reaching Out for New Opportunities
The 2004 NFB Summer Science Experience
     
by Mark A. Riccobono
     
NFB Coordinator of Educational Programs

Summer Camp Interest Form

Braille Readers Are Leaders Celebrates Twenty Years of Success

The Bridge to Braille

Free Braille Books Program

AF Free Braille Books Application

The Most Important Transition of All
     
by Serena Cucco

The Hardest Little Thing I’ve Ever Done
     by Ellen Bartlett, Kallie Smith, Anna Schuck,
     Christopher Dahmke, and Chris Micelli

Resources and Training Materials for Parents and
Teachers of Visually Impaired Children with Additional Disabilities
     
by Linda Zani Thomas

The Many Roles that Braille Plays in My Life
     
by Sheila Amato
     
2003 Distinguished Educator of Blind Children

Getting the Words Down in Braille
     
by Bill Kaufman

Movers and Shakers
Biographies of NOPBC Parent Leaders

NFB Scholarship Class of 2003

Georgia on My Mind
     
by Anil Lewis  

Slate Pals

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