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50 Ways to Use a Lightbox M. Clyne Arts, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency
Development of Vision, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Vision Efficiency Training
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This author provides some very creative techniques for teaching specific skills to children with visual impairments along with those who have multiple impairments.
American Printing House for the Blind Instructional Products Catalog & Parts Catalog (APH Quota) N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Products website Report a problem!
Description: APH is the premiere vendor of materials used for instructing visually impaired students.(Many items available free of charge to local school districts through Texas quota funds.)
Art Beyond Sight N/A Arts Resources website Report a problem!
Description: This is a non-profit organization dedicated to making the visual arts accessible to the visually impaired by using a multisensory approach.
Art History Through Touch and Sound (APH Quota) N/A Arts Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies
kit Report a problem!
Description: A kit using a multi-sensory approach to teach about art. Contains over 600 images with verbal descriptions, printable tactile diagrams, and art activities and teaching tips.
Art Ideas M. Cortesi Arts Instructional Strategies article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Ideas for teaching the visually impaired arts and crafts activities.
Art: A Great Tool for Teaching Students with Visual Impairments H. Cooper Arts Instructional Strategies article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This article provides ideas for art exploration for students with visual impairments.
Braille M  N/A Arts Music website Report a problem!
Description: This is a listserv dealing with braille music, particularly the production of braille music using Dancing Dots software.
BRL:  Braille Through Remote Learning N/A Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Math, 
Science
Braille Dictionaries/Reference Guides, 
Braille Literacy for the Sighted, 
Instructional Support, 
Music, 
Nemeth
website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides tools and resources related to braille, nemeth and music braille which includes contraction lists and problematic areas.
Dancing Dots N/A Arts Music website Report a problem!
Description: Solutions and services include: scanning printed music and automatically transcribing it to braille, software to help blind people independently create sound recordings and printed scores, braille music courses and teaching aids, consultation and training.
Exceptional Teaching Aids (Cost) N/A Arts, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a catalog of products specifically for teaching the visually impaired.
Fred's Head Blog N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Support, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides tips, tutorials, articles, and information for those who are visually impaired and those who work with them.
Guided Art Stories (APH Quota) N/A Arts Instructional Aids/Materials kit Report a problem!
Description: Guided Art Stories is a 'set of audiocassettes that introduces students in thought-provoking adventures based on characters found in paintings and sculpture.'
Independent Living Aids (Cost) N/A Arts, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products promoting independence of people with visual impairments.
Independent Living: A Curriculum with Adaptations for Students with Visual Impairments (Cost) R. Loumiet & 
N. Levack
Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Social Interaction
Adapted PE, 
Adolescents, 
Choice and Decision Making, 
Communication, 
Curricula, 
Elementary
book Report a problem!
Description: A curriculum used for assessment, teaching and evaluating students in these areas: social skills, self care and leisure skills. It is designed for students from school age to adulthood who will live independently or with minimal assistance.
Lisa Fittipaldi N/A Arts Resources website Report a problem!
Description: This website promotes the art of Lisa Fittipaldi, a visually impaired artist living in Austin, Texas.
Music in the Key of Life P. Wright & 
K. Moss
Arts Music article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This article provides information for parents about a child with visual impairments who is learning to play a musical instrument.
National Braille Association Music Catalog N/A Arts Music website Report a problem!
Description: This catalot consists of music books, pieces and instructional material for braille musicians those who teach music to braille learners.
National Resource Center for Blind Musicians N/A Arts Resources website Report a problem!
Description: This organization serves as a clearinghouse to students and teachers interested in learning more about music education for the visually impaired.
Opus Technologies N/A Arts, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Braille Publishers, 
Music
website Report a problem!
Description: A company which develops software, print and braille materials to help instuct learning braille music.
Paper Music N/A Arts, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Music website Report a problem!
Description: This website is a resource enabling disabled musicians to locate music of any kind from any source.
Summer Programs Available at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired N/A Arts, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adapted PE, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Arts and Crafts, 
Camp, 
Cane Travel, 
Choice and Decision Making, 
Functional Skills, 
Games, 
Instruction of Personal Management, 
Recreation, 
Resources, 
Role Models/Mentors for Students, 
Self-Advocacy and Leadership, 
Transition/Future Planning, 
Vocational Education Training
website Report a problem!
Description: TSBVI offers summer programs that provide students with instruction in all areas of the ECC.  (Texas students only)
Tactile Graphics Resource List J. Piscitello, 
M. Rieger & 
T. Maggiore
Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Professional Resources, 
Science, 
Social Studies
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps
website Report a problem!
Description: Here is a nice compilation of resources one can use when creating tactile graphics.
Tactual Art M. Pamperin Arts Instructional Strategies article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This article provides ideas for art exploration for students with visual impairments.
Texas SenseAbilities Newsletter and See/Hear Archives N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Communication, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Support, 
Resources
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Publication for instuctors and families of visually impaired children including those with deafblindness and multiple disabilities. It contains current and relevant information for various topics from school to community to home. (Downloadable)
Texas State Library - Talking Book Program  N/A Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Braille/Print Books, 
Family Resources, 
Large Print Books, 
Music, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: The TSL program allows visually and physically impaired patrons to choose free books from a national library system in braille, large type or audio format. (Texas students only)
The Blind Photographer: Finding beauty through the eyes of an unlikely shutterbug N. Slaughter Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Personal Control and Individual Performance, 
Role Models/Mentors for Students
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Abstract: The author relates how she uses photography as a way to see the intricate details of the world and to share that beauty with others.
The Blind Reader's Page N/A Arts, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Parent Resources, 
Recreation, 
Sports/Games
website Report a problem!
Description: The Blind Reader's Page offers a wide variety of information in alternative formats for those with print disabilities.
The Living Painting Trust (Cost) N/A Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Instructional Support, 
Tactile Graphics
website Report a problem!
Description: Although this resource is found in Great Britian, famous paintings and works are available in tactual graphic format for the blind and visually impaired to explore.
Time for Art (APH Quota) G. Showalter Arts Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This handbook, written for teachers and parents off the visually impaired, provides a multitude of different projects and companion lessions.
Using Move, Touch, Do! in the 21st Century W. Drezek Arts, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Support
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The author of Move, Touch, Do! discusses some ways to incorporate changes in society and education, as well as experience gained using the curriculum for twenty years, to make the curriculum more useful in the context of current educational practice.
Very Special Arts N/A Arts Parent Resources, 
Resources
website Report a problem!
Description: A national organization dedicated to promoting the arts for those with varying disabilities.
VI Tech Share- To Help Share Technology Devices and Web Links Blog Created by Vision Teachers in Rural West TX Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Accessible Books, 
Active Learning, 
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Arts and Crafts, 
Audio Books, 
Basic Information, 
Beginning Reading, 
Caseload Analysis, 
Cortical Visual Impairment, 
Early Childhood Intervention, 
Early Intervention, 
Elementary, 
Emergent Literacy Skills, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Games, 
General Information, 
Goal Setting and Attainment, 
IEP, 
IEP Prep, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators, 
Instructional Planning, 
Music, 
Parent Resources, 
Play, 
Positioning, 
Recreational Reading, 
Syndromes/Diseases, 
Tactual Related, 
Tactual Sensitivities, 
Technology, 
Toys, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: Resources for Babies;Resources for Literacy; Curriculum for Alternative Teaching;Tactual Books;CVI;VI Resources; Resources for VI Teachers; Goals and Objectives;Helpful sites about Eyes;Home made toy resources and play; Visual Perception;AT;Switch Use;Math;Social Stories;Link Share;Books - digital,CDs,audible;Adapted Books;Screen Readers;Text Readers;Games/Movies;word prediction software;Braille;O & M;Modules/Webcasts for VI Trainings.