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The Braille Monitor

Vol. 47, No. 9                                                                                                     October, 2004

                                                               Barbara Pierce, Editor

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Contents
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Vol. 47, No. 9                                                                                                                October, 2004

Frontispiece

I Am a Recovering Rehabilitation Professional
     
by Amy C. Phelps

Baby Steps, Long Strides, and Elephant Seal Humps
     
by Priscilla Leigh McKinley

I Do Do It: Three Fundamentals of Cane Travel
     
by Peggy Elliott

Teaching Exploration: Correcting a Glaring Flaw
in the Education Of Blind Children
     
by Geerat J. Vermeij

Reflection on a Visit to LCB
and Louisiana Tech University's PDRIB
     
by Jagdish Chander

Progress in Hawai`i

All You Need to Know about Blindness
You Could Learn from a Four‑Year‑Old Girl
     
by Sheri Wells Jensen

My First Mission Trip
     
by Susie Stanzel

Coming to Terms: A Review
     
by Peggy Chong

Your Panels Leave Me Flat
     
by Terri Uttermohlen and Jim McCarthy

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

Braille Readers Are Leaders Contest and Literacy Program
for Blind Youth and Prereaders

          Complete October Braille Monitor

        Complete October Braille Monitor (download Zip version)

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