BEST Professional Development
The Braille Excellence for Students and Teachers (BEST) Grant is a statewide project of professional development and technical assistance dedicated to braille literacy, braille instruction, braille materials, and braille technology in Ohio schools.
Registration is free, however, attendees must register in advance. The following events have a limited number of participants. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. No 'walk in' entry is available.
A Touch of Braille
September 20, 2019 – A one-day introductory level of understanding braille for paraprofessionals, general educators, other school staff, and parents/families.
Scanning for Braille, Large Print, and Audio
Sept 5-6, 2019 - Training in the use of ABBYY FineReader and Microsoft Word to convert printed docs and images into electronic editable text.