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Educational provision for the visually handicapped ; comments on the Vernon report

National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom.

Educational provision for the visually handicapped ; comments on the Vernon report

by National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom.

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Published by The Federation, The Association in London (20 Cannon Close, S.W.20), Glasgow .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • People with visual disabilities -- Education -- Great Britain.,
    • Committee on Enquiry into the Education of the Visually Handicapped.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementjointly submitted to the Secretary of State for Education and Science by the National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom and the Association of Blind and Partially-Sighted Teachers and Students ; with a foreword by Lord Boyle of Handsworth.
      ContributionsGreat Britain. Dept. of Education and Science., Association of Blind and Partially-Sighted Teachers and Students.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1948 .N38 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5238363M
      ISBN 100950348805
      LC Control Number75309334
      OCLC/WorldCa1341790

      Many visually handicapped children, in systems which have no special program, receive large print books and other aids for use. in the regular classroom. The task of providing adequate and appropriate educational materials. for visually handicapped pupils is a major concern of educators. The.   Information Technology and Transcription of Reading Materials for the Visually Impaired Persons in Nigeria 1. Journal of Education and Learning; Vol. 7, No. 1; ISSN E-ISSN Published by Canadian Center of Science and Education 42 Information Technology and Transcription of Reading Materials for the Visually Impaired Persons in Nigeria Christopher Nkiko1, .

      relationships, education, and engagement in play and recreation. Assistive technology can enhance the quality of life of both children and their families. Recognizing its importance, the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) urges governments to ensure the provision of affordable. cover all “non-book materials”, or – according to another definition – all documents requiring equipment for their consultation. In , this Round Table was asked to consider standards for the provision of audiovisual materials and equipment in public libraries, and the File Size: KB.

      Secondly, I decided to research gender disparities in the provision of education for visually impaired persons because it has never previously (to my knowledge) been on research agendas of academics or disability activists in Tanzania.\ud \ud In setting the scene, the thesis starts by justifying the need for researching the problem of Author: Elly Macha. Compression. Tactual Perception. Visually Handicapped. Visually Handicapped Mobility. Visual Perception. The problems of providing. sensory aids for the blind are presented and. a. report on the present status of aids. discusses direct translation and. recognition. reading machines. as well as mobility aids. Aspects of required. research considered.


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