Resources to help you sell the positives of learning braille
Thursday, 15 October 2015
Learning braille can be a big psychological step, particularly if the decision comes after a young person’s sight has got worse. Sometimes learners or their families need help to see the positives. Take a look at these resources to help your work.
Lewis is 15 and his love of braille has just won him the junior prize in an international essay competition that celebrates braille. In his prize winning entry Lewis reflects on what it was like to be the only blind child in his school and the lengths his teachers went to, to help him overcome a reluctance to engage with braille.