Bookshare switches to UEB braille

As of January 4th (Louis Braille’s birthday) the U. S. has adopted UEB (Unified English Braille). I don’t know UEB so this will be a new experience for me. However, I think that’s what education is all about. 🙂 All of Bookshare’s collection can now be read in UEB. This… Continue reading

Museum: Don't touch!

Have you ever been to a museum? If so, how many times have you been told: “Don’t touch!”? How much have you actually learned from your No-touching experiences? It probably wasn’t much. Well if you’re like me you probably ignored those warnings whenever possible. It’s not because I’m a rule… Continue reading

Hey music teachers: a new way to read music. For both blind and sighted

Okay, so you’re probably wondering why I’m writing this. The simple truth is that I recently took a music class where I struggled to read the music notes. Now, let me make something clear. It was required for my degree, so I had no choice in whether I took it… Continue reading

Dumb questions, or statements sighted people have asked, or said.

A week or so ago I asked for input on a blog. I had this idea to write a blog about the dumb questions sighted people ask blind people. Eventually dumb statements were added on to that, so without further ado, here you go. Here’s a note before we begin.… Continue reading

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