Blind and Low Vision Special Interest Group

The Blind and Low Vision SIG will meet at the 2017 Conference in Orlando, FL at Wed. 12:45 - 1:45 in the Lake Lucerne room

Mission Statement

Using an equity lens and foundation in social justice, the Blind and Low Vision SIG provides supports and resources to DS offices in order to increase equity and access for students who are blind and low vision.

The SIG provides information and resources on several topics including:

  • Equitable approaches to services,
  • In-class and auxiliary supports,
  • Accessible materials and online access, and
  • Transition and employment.

AHEAD Webinar -- Pursuing Equity: An Overview of Support and Resources for Blind Students

Alternative Formats for Blind Students

Classroom Accessibility

Transition and Employment Resources:

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Other Resources