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
Join MDE-LIO staff for updates from the state and national levels, plans for the spring, and open conversation on topics specific to supporting students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing (DHH). Access the Webinar This webinar will be held via Zoom....
Put on your pajamas, find a comfy space, and join MDE-LIO for our monthly virtual story time with families of children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH)! Each story time includes short activities and books read in both American Sign Language (...
Adaptive switches allow people with disabilities to use technology devices. An adaptive switch will open worlds of access to communication devices, environmental controls, computer software, and smart/mobile devices. This webinar will cover adaptive...