Blumberg Center for
Interdisciplinary Studies in Special Education

promoting achievement for students with sensory loss (PASS)

Blind, low Vision, or deafblind

conferences and workshops

 



UEB Ready?
Introduction to unified English braille

Presenters:  IERC Staff, PASS Project Staff, & PATINS staff

Trainings will take place in November at each of the PATINS regional sites. The training schedule is below:

November 5, 2014 – Northeast
November 6, 2014 – Heartland Career Center*
November 12, 2014 – Southwest
November 13, 2014 – Columbus Signature Academy**
November 14, 2014 – Central

An additional training, available to ISBVI staff only, will be offered at ISBVI on October 30.

Check-In 8:30 AM (Eastern Time)
Training: 9:00AM - 3:30 PM

UEB Ready? Introduction to Unified English Braille will be both informational and experiential. A comparison of English Braille American Edition (EBAE) and UEB will be provided. Teachers and staff will participate in a variety of exercises specific to UEB. This introduction is intended to educate and prepare teachers of students who are blind/low vision and paraprofessionals in order to facilitate a smooth transition to the new code.

For more details and registration information, download the flier.

 

Please submit all registration forms for UEB Ready? Introductions to Unified English Braille to the PASS Project using one of methods below:

*Please note the change in location for the Northeast Regional Training on November 5, 2014. Rather than the Northeast PATINS Regional Site, the training will take place at Heartland Career Center, 79 South County Road 200 West, Wabash, IN 46992.

**Please note the change in location for the Southeast Regional Training on November 13, 2014. Rather than the Southeast PATINS Regional Site, the training will take place at Columbus Signature Academy – New Tech High School-Wing C, 2205 25th Street, Columbus, IN 47201.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact: Bonnie.Bunch@indstate.edu