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Braille Monitor

Vol. 57, No. 11                              December 2014

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 57, No. 11                                                    December 2014

 

Illustration: Training the Trainers: The NFB
Jernigan Institute Sets the Standard
Listen Now (MP3)

Convention Bulletin 2015Listen Now (MP3)

An Apology to Our Readers and an AuthorListen Now (MP3)

A New Obstacle for Students with DisabilitiesListen Now (MP3)
by Kyle Shachmut

Should TEACH Act Language Appear in the Higher Education Act?
NCDAE AND WebAIM Weigh In  
          Listen Now (MP3)
by Cyndi Rowland

Mark Riccobono: Educator, Leader,
and Visionary
Listen Now (MP3)

A New Era in Mobile Reading Begins:
Introducing the KNFB Reader for iOS
Listen Now (MP3)
by James Gashel

2015 Washington Seminar: What’s New in
the Rooms and Reserving Yours
Listen Now (MP3)
by Diane McGeorge

Ode to the Code: How One Student
Came to Love Braille
Listen Now (MP3)
by Kaitlin Shelton

The Dr. Jacob Bolotin AwardsListen Now (MP3)
by James Gashel

The Police Chief of Albuquerque Met the
Blind of New Mexico
Listen Now (MP3)
by Peggy Chong

Social Security, SSI, and Medicare Facts
for 2015
Listen Now (MP3)
by Lauren McLarney

The Tactile Fluency Revolution: Year TwoListen Now (MP3)
by Al Maneki

The 2015 Blind Educator of the Year AwardListen Now (MP3)
by Edward Bell

Can You Hear Me Now?Listen Now (MP3)
by Darlene Laibl-Crowe

Distinguished Educator of Blind Children
Award for 2015
Listen Now (MP3)
by Cathy Jackson

Recipes Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures Listen Now (MP3)

         Complete Braille Monitor

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