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? Teaching the Software – Duxbury Braille Translator

Presenter: Jan Carroll
March 19 & 20, 2014
Check-In: 8:00 AM (Eastern Time)
Training: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Wyndham Indianapolis West

2544 Executive Drive

Indianapolis, IN 46241

This two-day, hands-on workshop will allow participants to learn how to utilize the Duxbury Braille Translation software to become more efficient in their ability to transcribe and produce needed braille instructional materials in UEB.  This training is intended for Indiana teachers and paraprofessionals working with students who are blind or have low vision. 

For more details and registration information, download the flier.

PATINS Tech expo
UEB Ready? Teaching the Technology

 April 23, 2015

Wyndham Indianapolis West
2544 Executive Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46241

FREE registration will be available through PATINS in January. We hope you can join us for this well-attended annual event.

UEB READY? Introduction to Unified English Braille Webinar


If you were unable to attend the UEB Ready? Introduction to Unified English Braille (UEB) Regional Trainings in November, please view the UEB Ready? Videos using the link below.  The training videos were compiled to create a webinar.


The webinar is both informational and experiential. A comparison of English Braille American Edition (EBAE) and UEB is provided.  Participants are able to partake in a variety of exercises specific to UEB. Answer keys are provided to check work.  Additional documents referenced throughout the webinar are available to download.


This webinar is intended to educate and prepare teachers and staff to facilitate a smooth transition from EBAE to UEB.