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Braille Monitor

Vol. 51, No. 2                                                      February 2008

Barbara Pierce, editor

Published in inkprint, in Braille, and on cassette by

The National Federation of the Blind
Marc Maurer, president

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Contents


Vol. 51, No. 2                                                       February 2008

 

Dallas Site of 2008 NFB Convention    Listen Now (MP3)

Lead Photos   Listen Now (MP3)

Introduction to the Dare to Be Remarkable Conference    Listen Now (MP3)
by Daniel B. Frye

Diplomacy, Reality, and the Organized Blind Movement
The Elements of Rehabilitation
                                       Listen Now (MP3)
by Marc Maurer

Independence and Expectations    Listen Now (MP3)
by Fredric K. Schroeder

Leading and Managing Change in Public Vocational Rehabilitation    Listen Now (MP3)
by Deana Graham

Making Things Pono in Hawaii: Changes at Ho`opono    Listen Now (MP3)
by Lea Grupen

Structured Discovery in the Classroom    Listen Now (MP3)
by Edward Bell

A Governing Philosophy
Strategies for Implementing a Progressive Approach in a
Center-Based Environment
                                                Listen Now (MP3)
by Shawn Mayo, Pam Allen, and Julie Deden

My Path: My Perspective       Listen Now (MP3)
by Rosy Carranza

A Summary of Essential Blindness Philosophy in Residential Rehabilitation Training       Listen Now (MP3)
by James H. Omvig and Joanne Wilson

The 70 Percent Solution
Employment Preparation in a Center Environment
      Listen Now (MP3)
by Dick Davis

Medical Issues and Special Populations
Providing Training to Students with Mental Health Issues
      Listen Now (MP3)
by Mary Ann Goodwyn

Understanding Brain Injury       Listen Now (MP3)
by Duncan Larsen

Innovative Employment Outcomes
The Real Results of Effective Residential Rehabilitation
      Listen Now (MP3)
by Stacy Cervenka and Nicolas Crisosto

Messages to Take Away: Final Reflections on Residential Rehabilitation       Listen Now (MP3)
by Allen C. Harris

Recipes   Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures    Listen Now (MP3)

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