White Cane Day is October 15th #iowawcd2020

Fall 2020 IESBVI News

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White Cane Day 2020

Check out our Extended Learning Facebook page for a video of some of our students demonstrating their skills with their canes and talking about what White Cane Day means to them! White Cane Day 2020 #iowawcd2020  

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Training Opportunities

The National Braille Association's annual conference is virtual this year and all sessions are free. You need to register ahead of time, though. There are 2 classes for paras this year.     1.  Communication and Collaboration Between Teachers (TVIs), Transcribers, and Paraprofessionals Description:  The working relationship between Teachers for Visually Impaired Students, . . .

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Information on COVID-19

Easy to Understand Information on Coronavirus

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Superintendent's COVID-19 Update: April 15, 2020

Families and education partners:   Everyone at IESBVI understands what a difficult time this is for your students and families.  We’ve been thrust into circumstances with many unknowns and things we cannot control. As new information about the impact of the Corona virus becomes available, the Department of Public Health and Department of Education continue to revise guidance.   . . .

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Walk On: The Story of Rosa Parks

Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center at UNI

Staff and students attended a performance of Walk On: The Story of Rosa Parks on Friday, January 31st at Gallagher Bluedorn on the campus of UNI.  A band of winter weather threatened to cancel the event, but everyone got there safely.  Everyone remarked about how much they learned about Rosa Parks - even those who were familiar with her story. IRIS provided descriptive narration.  After the performance, staff and . . .

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