ERIC Number: ED157259
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Orientation and Mobility: A Curriculum Guide. Professional Series 4.
Kimbrough, James A.; Huebner, Kathleen M.
The manual describes a curriculum in orientation and mobility developed as part of the Adjustment to Blindness Program of the Greater Pittsburgh Guild for the Blind. Objectives and learning experiences are listed for the following 10 units: use of sighted guides, basic indoor orientation and cane skills, residential sidewalk travel, residential/suburban non-sidewalk travel, rural non-sidewalk travel, light controlled intersections, business area travel, business establishment travel, metropolitan travel, and commercial non-sidewalk travel. (CL)
Descriptors: Blindness, Curriculum Guides, Daily Living Skills, Learning Activities, Mobility Aids, Objectives, Teaching Methods, Travel Training, Visual Impairments, Visually Handicapped Mobility
Greater Pittsburgh Guild for the Blind, 311 Station Street, Bridgeville, Pennsylvania 15017 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Buhl Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA.
Authoring Institution: Greater Pittsburgh Guild for the Blind, PA.
Note: For related information, see EC 092 682, EC 111 270-272