The National Agenda for the Education of Children and Youths with Visual Impairments, Including Those with Multiple Disabilities

Begin your understanding of The National Agenda here, on the AFB Website. We list below additional resources and thought leadership specific to The National Agenda, which includes adoption of the Expanded Core Curriculum as one of its goals.

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American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
This article provides a thorough introduction to the National Agenda, with special emphasis on its importance to parents.  It lists and describes the eight goals of the National Agenda, including questions that parents may wish to ask themselves about their child’s education
 
American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
This page discusses the implementation of the National Agenda, including the Role of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TVIs); Communicating with Parents, Administrators, and Colleagues; Caseload Management; Assessment; Timely Access to Instructional Materials; and the Importance of Teaching the Expanded Core Curriculum.