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Braille Monitor

Vol. 52, No. 9                                                                 October 2009

Barbara Pierce, editor
Daniel B. Frye, associate 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. 52, No. 9                                                                 October 2009

 

Lead Photo                         Listen Now (MP3)

What I Wish I Had Learned as a Teen at NFB Youth Slam                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Mary Jo Thorpe-Hartle

My Experience as a Mentor                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Harriet Go

The Demand, the Crisis, the Solution in Education for the Blind                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Edward Bell

The Theory and the Practice: Education for the Blind in the Public School                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Denise M. Robinson

Why Do You Want to Make that Child Blind?                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Carol Castellano

A Second Look at Apple’s VoiceOver                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Steven M. Sawczyn

Carbohydrate Counting and the Exchange List                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Anna Smith

Braille in the Museum                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Geerat J. Vermeij

BLIND, Inc., Goes to the Dogs                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Harry Hogue

Promoting the Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar                          Listen Now (MP3)

Braille Readers Are Leaders 2009-2010                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Mary Jo Thorpe-Hartle and Jennifer Dunnam

Harold Snider Dies                          Listen Now (MP3)
by Barbara Pierce

Recipes                          Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures                           Listen Now (MP3)

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