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ERIC Number: EJ896830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Sep
Pages: 10
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
Current Practices in Instruction in the Literary Braille Code University Personnel Preparation Programs
Rosenblum, L. Penny; Lewis, Sandra; D'Andrea, Frances Mary
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v104 n9 p523-532 Sep 2010
University instructors were surveyed to determine the requirements for their literary braille courses. Twenty-one instructors provided information on the textbooks they used; how they determined errors; reading proficiency requirements; and other pertinent information, such as methods of assessing mastery of the production of braille using a Perkins brailler, slate and stylus, and Perky Duck. (Contains 2 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada; United States