Michigan Department of Education – Low Incidence Outreach (MDE-LIO)
MDE-LIO provides consultation, guidance, 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 be held over four half-day sessions: May 28, May 29, June 1, and June 2. Job Access With Speech (JAWS) is the world’s most popular screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing content on...
In this live webinar, MDE-LIO education consultants will discuss transition resources and opportunities for professional development for teacher and teacher consultants serving students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. At the end of the webinar, we...
Join MDE-LIO for a fun hour of learning about teaching GPS navigation to students who are Blind or Visually Impaired. This webinar, geared toward orientation and mobility specialists, will feature guest speakers Maggie Winn and Leslie Hoskins from...