Category: Education

The Sighted Guide Technique

Sighted Guide Technique

by Bob Branco When a blind person is unfamiliar with his surroundings and needs the help of someone sighted, the method required by orientation and mobility instructors is the sighted guide technique. While walking together, the blind person places his…

Should Blind Students be Mainstreamed?

blind students in class

by Bob Branco There seems to be an ongoing discussion about whether blind students should attend private schools for the blind or be mainstreamed in public school. Being that I spent several years in a local elementary school sight-saving class…

Presentation: The Dark Side of Vaccines

Instructor: Luke Yamaguchi  Description There are two sides to the story of vaccines. The predominant story told to us by government institutions and the mass media is that “vaccines are safe and effective.” But are we really being told the…

The Benefits of Learning English Online

by James Harding Due to globalization, English is used increasingly all over the world. It is used professionally everywhere and thus speaking and writing correct English is vital. There’s a chance that you too need to learn English but neither…