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Submitted on Mar 16, 2017
I am curious what adaptations/tools you use for teaching Magnetic fields in Physics. Thanks! Lauren
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Submitted on Jul 27, 2016
I have recently been employed by the Royal National College for the Blind in Hereford, UK, as a Biology teacher. The college is for students age 16+ as they prepare for university and employment. I will be teaching advanced level to 2 or... read more
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Submitted on Mar 22, 2016
Can you make a recommendation how to teach classification in Biology to a braille student? Not sure how to make the modifications to help the student to understand.  
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Submitted on Mar 15, 2016
Please suggest a suitable method to introduce the concept of light and its reflection to upper primary level students.
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Submitted on Mar 09, 2016
I'm currently working at an aquarium. Today I interacted with my first visually impaired child. We have a touch pool where she was able to touch the tops of sea stars, sea urchins, horseshoe crabs as well as other small marine life. I... read more
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Submitted on Feb 25, 2016
Can you help me get a hold of a visually friendly version of the AP Biology Exam forumla chart?   I only have a PDF version and it is small and won't enlarge well.   Thank you,   Eric Martin
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Submitted on Feb 23, 2016
I am looking for a list of reccomended equipment to supplement basic supplies needed for a High School level Chemistry class. My student is going to be a junior next year in Public School and will be taking college prep level Physics. We... read more
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Submitted on Feb 08, 2016
Our school would like to purchase appropriate torso and skeletal models for students who are blind or visually impaired.  What do you recommend?
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Submitted on Dec 22, 2015
I saw your post about accessible science on the Perkins website.  I’ve been working an idea to bring an understanding of the constellations to the blind and visually impaired using 3D printing.  I have been working with the astronomy... read more
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Submitted on Dec 14, 2015
I am the Director of Special Education at the ___Community Schools.  I was asked by a parent to contact you regarding her son who is CVI.  He recently started using Enchroma glasses, but the parents are particularly concerned about Physics... read more
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