Michigan Department of Education – Low Incidence Outreach (MDE-LIO)
MDE-LIO provides consultation, training, and resources to families and educational teams serving students who are Blind or Visually Impaired (BVI) and/or Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH).
MDE-LIO's vision is to ensure equal access to a quality education for all students who are BVI and/or DHH.
Our services include:
- Workshops and events for families and educators
- Braille, large print, and digital books for students
- American Printing House for the Blind (APH) Federal Quota products and textbooks
- Professional development materials and guides for educators
UPCOMING EVENTSSee all events
This workshop will also be offered on February 17: Introduction to the BrailleNote Touch Plus: February 17 The BrailleNote Touch Plus is an intuitive, efficient, and modern device that braille-reading students can use to complete classroom...
Learn from, and network with, your colleagues on the north side of Michigan who serve students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH)! This half-day event will include a specially-recorded presentation by Dr. Tina Childress, an educational...
Michigan families with school-age children who are Blind or Visually Impaired are encouraged to join the Family Nature Club: Bird Bash in March. Families will be mailed a variety of activities the week of March 8 to be completed at home. After...