Preschool Education for Children Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision
A great deal happens in the preschool years, and there is a lot that you can do to help your child make the most of his education. This section has some ideas for you to help your child develop reading and writing skills and advice on how to begin working with your child’s educational team.
- Promoting Your Preschooler’s Development of Reading and Writing Skills
- Visual Adaptations in School
- Assessment for Preschoolers Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
- Helping Your Preschooler Practice Orientation and Mobility Skills
- Role of the Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI) with Preschoolers Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
- Introducing Your Preschooler to Technology
- Activities to Promote Early Literacy
Your child may also need to learn specific subjects or techniques because he is visually impaired; for example, braille, the use of optical devices or assistive technology, or walking with a long cane. Review the “Education” section for children who are blind or visually impaired for more information on these topics and more!