Education Materials Resource Page
Some of the following listings are specific to blindness/visual impairment; some are more general, but have useful information or items.
Printing House for the Blind (APH)
The major producer of instructional and educational materials for blind/VI children from infancy through prevocational; includes items for literacy, math, science, geography, etc., and some games.
Education for the Blind
Touch and sound art history books; hands-on museum programs.
Biological Supply Co.
Hands-on models for biology, chemistry, etc.
Hands-on internal organs; childbirth and general health catalogs.
Adaptations for Learning (CAL)
Raised line drawings and learning materials.
Materials for education, recreation, and independent living.
Press Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins braillewriter, slates and styluses, math aids.
Lilli Nielsen Materials Books and materials created by Lilli Nielsen, internationally known teacher of blind children, especially children with delays or additional disabilities; feature Active Learning approach to stimulate development in all areas.
for the Blind
Daily access to a variety of newspapers over the telephone; ready at 6 a.m.; free except for the cost of call, if any. Users must call National Center to receive ID number and security code.
Educational and independent living materials.
Dycem-non-slip material (place on work area so that pages or other items won't slip).
Education Service District
Publishes the Oregon Project, a curriculum for blind/VI children birth to six.
Raised-line maps and drawings excellent for school use.
State School for the Blind
Adapted software for preschoolers.
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