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Recruiting for Project Inspire Summer Courses

Are you working with a young braille reader? Boost your Nemeth Code skills!

Good afternoon! I am delighted that we are ready to begin recruiting for the summer Project INSPIRE courses that will begin on June 22, 2020 and end on July 31, 2020. Both courses are available at no cost and will be online.

We will be repeating the first course, Pre-Kindergarten – 1st Grade Students: Nemeth Code within UEB Contexts and Strategies for Supporting the Student in Building Math Skills. In addition, we will be offering An Introduction to Nemeth Code Symbols Used in Grades 2 to 5 and Strategies for Supporting Elementary Students in Building Math Skills.

We are inviting TVIs, paraprofessionals, transcribers, braillists, and university students preparing to be TVIs to take the course. Please help us by widely sharing information about the courses.

See attached Project Inspire flier for details!

If you have questions, please let us know.

Tina S. Herzberg, Ph.D.
Professor and Coordinator of Special Education – Visual Impairment Program
USC Upstate; School of Education, Human Performance, and Health; HEC 3039
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Office: 864-503-5572
Fax: 864-503-5574
[email protected]

Visit: Project INSPIRE: Increasing the STEM Potential of Individuals who Read Braille  

Attached File(s)
By Diane Brauner

Kindergartener's hands on a braille display.

Writing and editing with an iPad and braille display: Intro part 1

Two overlapping chairs representing seeing a chair with double vision.

Ten “odd” things I do with double vision

Brailliant BI 20X with "terminal" being displayed in braille.

Tips for pairing a Brailliant BI 20X with an iPad