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Braille Monitor

Vol. 51, No. 10                                                     November 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. 10                                                     November 2008

 

Lead Photos                              Listen Now (MP3)

World Blind Union Meets in Geneva                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Marc Maurer

Breaking the Mold:
The Power of the Unpredictable
                              Listen Now (MP3)
by Marc Maurer

Structured Discovery Learning: Its Historical Origins                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Allan Dodds

Protecting the Rights of Blind Individuals in the United States                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Dan Goldstein

The Two-Party System                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Seville Allen

No Such Thing as Blind Culture                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Barbara Pierce

On the Value of NFB Center-Based Training                               Listen Now (MP3)

Feeding Our Future                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Barbara Loos

Optical Character Recognition and High-Volume Book-Scanning                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Clara Van Gerven

The Wall-to-Wall Thanksgiving                               Listen Now (MP3)
by Barbara Pierce

A Tribute to Twenty Years Leading the Way                               Listen Now (MP3)

More Than Just Money for School
The 2009 NFB Scholarship Program
                              Listen Now (MP3)
by Anil Lewis

Ask Miss Whozit                               Listen Now (MP3)

Recipes                               Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures                                 Listen Now (MP3)

          Complete Braille Monitor

          Complete Braille Monitor (Download Zipped Word Version)

          Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

Copyright 2008 by the National Federation of the Blind