ERIC Number: EJ526007
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Teachers' Voices: Comments on Braille and Literacy from the Field.
Wittenstein, S. H.; Pardee, M. L.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v90 n3 p201-09 May-Jun 1996
A survey of 1,663 teachers of students with blindness examined their attitudes about braille literacy. This article summarizes their comments concerning teaching braille, making the print-braille decision, use of technological devices, the importance of braille as a learning medium, use of slate and stylus, teachers' braille skills, legislation, and the possible decline in braille literacy. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on literacy.