Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

General Information

Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1100 W 45TH ST
AUSTIN, TX 78756-3494
512-454-8631
http://www.tsbvi.edu

Brief Description

The Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI) offers a broad range of educational services provides useful resources and links of national relevance, including adaptive and assistive technology; curriculum and publications; instructional and learning resources; physical education; and recreation and leisure skills.
TSBVI is a center of expertise in Texas, and offers services that reach all blind and visually impaired students in the state. TSBVI is a major source for published curriculum guides, and supports an excellent website.

Staff

Emily Coleman, Superintendent, colemane@tsbvi.edu, 512 206 9133

Kate Borg, Director of Outreach Program, borgk@tsbvi.edu, 512 206 9242

Miles Fain, Principal, Academic Year Comprehensive Programs, milesfain@tsbvi.edu, 512 206 9251

Services Offered

  • Professional Training
    • Provides workshops in several media for practicing teachers. Supports teacher preparation programs at two universities