Expanded Core Curriculum


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Students who are blind or visually impaired have learning needs that extend beyond the typical core curriculum


Individuals who are blind use Braille to read and write.

Independent Living Skills

Independent living skills (ILS) are the tasks needed to manage your daily life.

Orientation and Mobility

Individuals who are blind or visually impaired learn orientation and mobility (O&M) skills in order to be aware of their surroundings and move around independently.


Assistive technology allows students who are blind or visually impaired to perform various tasks, access educational content, or use technology in general.


Planning for a successful transition from school to adult life is important for students who are blind/visually impaired.