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Braille Monitor

Vol. 54, No. 9                                                          October 2011

Gary Wunder, 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. 54, No. 9                                                          October 2011

 

Lead Photo Listen Now (MP3)

Continuing Conflict and Strife in the
Michigan Commission for the Blind
Listen Now (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

Getting an Education for Blind Children and Adults: How to Survive with
Proper Expectations and Accessibility
Listen Now (MP3)
by Anil Lewis, Alexa Posny, and Gaeir Dietrich

The Evolution of Braille: Can the Past Help Plan the Future?
Part two of a three-part article
Listen Now (MP3)
by the Braille Authority of North America (BANA)

When I Grow Up Listen Now (MP3)
by Laura Weber

My Adventures with the iPhone Listen Now (MP3)
by Michael Freeman

Report on the 2010-11 Braille Readers Are
Leaders Contest
Listen Now (MP3)
by Natalie Shaheen

Promises Kept, New Promises Made Listen Now (MP3)
by Dennis Hong

NFB Math Survey: A Report of Preliminary ResultsListen Now (MP3)
by Al Maneki

The Secret to Winning a National Federation
of the Blind Scholarship
Listen Now (MP3)
by Patti S. Gregory-Chang

Youth Leadership ProgramListen Now (MP3)
by Brianna Lillyman

Triggering a Wave of EmotionListen Now (MP3)
by John Cannon

Legally Blind VT Law Student Wins First Big CaseListen Now (MP3)

Featured Book from the Jacobus tenBroek Library
Helen Keller: Sketch for a Portrait
Listen Now (MP3)
Reviewed by Ed Morman

Recipes Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor MiniaturesListen Now (MP3)

         Complete Braille Monitor

         Complete Braille Monitor (Download Zipped Word Version)

         Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

         Complete DAISY Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

Copyright 2011 by the National Federation of the Blind