Braille

  • Braille Writing
    Braille writing is fundamental to the ability of a print-disabled person to be able to communicate the written word and take part in the literary experience. Today, some of the most common braille wr....
  • Raised Graphics
    Raised graphics allow print-disabled people to comprehend pictures, diagrams, and maps with their hands. Sighted people often take for granted just how much information can be learned from glancing a....
  • Braille Menus
    Braille menus are becoming more and more prevalent in restaurants across the country. However, the number of establishments that provide these menus is still relatively low. Restauranteurs need to b....
  • Braille Preparations
    As businesses move to accommodate the Americans with Disabilities Act, they seek out ways to make braille preparations for their print-disabled customers and clients. Providing braille services does ....
  • Tactile Graphics
    Tactile graphics provide the print-disabled person with a way to "see" visual graphics through touch. It is often wrongly assumed that the visually impaired and the blind population have problems int....
  • ADA Compliance
    Specific ADA compliance guidelines can be found in Federal websites, which explain in great detail the Americans with Disabilities Act. Essentially, the ADA says that all persons, regardless of a dis....
  • Braille Codes
    Braille codes are composed of a series of raised dots, embossed onto a surface. This code is made up of a series of cells, where each cell is two dots wide and three dots high. When the cell is fill....
  • Braille Training
    Braille training involves the teaching of braille to students who wish to learn this alternate writing system. The print-disabled population benefits greatly from the ability to access and author all....
  • Braille Alphabet
    The braille alphabet is based on formations of raised dots. When a blind person runs his finger across a page of braille, he can read, using his sense of touch. Braille books of all types have been ....
  • Braille Schools
    People who are interested in finding braille schools can spend a lot of time looking. In truth, there are only a few different ways that people can learn the art of braille transcription. These incl....