New Method To Learn Braille
July 17, 2013
Some people think it’s hard to learn Braille - the tactile reading method used by the blind. Others note that the approach we take to teaching braille hasn’t changed in 100 years. But a Minnesota woman has just received some awards for a new method of teaching braille – using an approach that some say is revolutionary.Emily Wharton is the curriculum and technology coordinator at BLIND, Inc. She’s Stopped by The Morning Blend and spoke with Mike Fischbein about her new method as well as some of the stigmas around learning braille.
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