Registration for this event is now closed.

Thursday, February 27, 2020 to Thursday, March 26, 2020

6-8 p.m. weekly


Free for families of students who are Blind/Visually Impaired


This five-week online class, offered to families of students who are Blind/Visually Impaired, will teach basic concepts about braille, the expanded core curriculum, and other topics related to raising a child with vision loss. Family members may register as a group for this class.

Participants will learn about:
  • Reading and writing braille
  • Nine areas of the expanded core curriculum
  • Specialized equipment
  • Resources for families

Required Technology

This class will be conducted online. Participants must have reliable internet access and a computer with a camera. Participants will be provided with instructions beforehand on how to access the class. A test call will be required prior to the first day of the class.

Cancellation Policy

Please note: A credit card payment is required to complete your registration and secure your slot for this event. MDE-LIO will issue refunds only for cancellations received no less than three business days prior to the event.

If you have a question or need to cancel, call MDE-LIO at 517-241-7083.

Contact Information

Stacy Guthrie