Future Reflections

The National Federation of the Blind Magazine for Parents and Teachers of Blind Cjildren

Vol. 24, No. 4                                                                         Convention Report 2005


Barbara Cheadle, Editor

Small child touches a tactile globe.

�Wow. So this is what the world looks like!� Three-year-old Kayla Harris of Maryland examines a tactile globe at a breakout session for parents and kids during the 2005 annual parents seminar sponsored by the National Organization of Parents of Blind Children (NOPBC). The seminar was one of many activities sponsored by the NOPBC during the week-long convention of the National Federation of the Blind held in Louisville, Kentucky, from July 2 though July 8, 2005.





Table of Contents


Vol. 24, No. 4                                                                               Convention Report 2005


In this Issue

Renewed Vision
by Lucie Kiwimagi

NFB Conventions are Cool
by Anne Naber

In the Driver�s Seat
by Heather Field

Emergency Preparedness for Blind Children
by Maria T. Garcia

Dr. Doolittle Comes to Louisville
by Jill Weatherd

2005 Parent Power Workshop
by Barbara Mathews

NOPBC Exhibit Table�Come One, Come All!
by Debby Brackett

Art and Emotions: A Tactile Art Activity
by Ann Cunningham

Artistically Expressing Emotions
Art Materials and Techniques for a Tactile Arts Class

by Ann Cunningham

�Hanging Out��A Report on the Teen Hospitality Room
by Brigid Doherty

Rocket On!: Excitement, Challenge, and Growth
by Matt Maurer

NFB 2006 Science Camp

Of Stars and Sharks: The Circle of Life
by Ronit Ovadia

The ABC�s of Braille
by Carol Castellano

2005 Braille Book Flea Market
by Peggy Chong

Saturday School: A Holistic Approach To Educating
Children with Visual Impairments

by Merry-Noel Chamberlain

Braille, Motivation, and Useless Trivia: How I Got on Jeopardy
by Kerri Regan

The 2005 Scholarship Winners

Braille Slate Pals

Your Guide to Planned Giving

Best Buy of the Year: New Book by Carol Castellano Now Available

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