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Adult Continuing Education and High School Course Catalog

by The Hadley School for the Blind

The mission of The Hadley School for the Blind is to promote independent living through lifelong distance education programs for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. Hadley offers courses free of charge to its blind and visually impaired students and their families and affordable tuition courses to blindness professionals. The Adult Continuing Education Program(ACE) offers a variety of courses that cover topics ranging from Braille and academic studies to independent living, life adjustment, technology, business and employment skills and recreation. The High School Program(HS) features academic courses and electives for students who seek to earn a high school diploma. Students can earn high scholl credit, which is easily transferred to their local schools, or earn a diploma through Hadley.

Hadley Course Catalog for Adult Continuing Education & High School Programs 2008-2009

by The Hadley School for the Blind

Hadley School for the Blind Course Catalog for Adult Continuing Education & High School Programs 2008-2009 For individuals who are legally or functionally blind or progressively visually impaired and at least 14 years old.

Hadley Family Education Course Catalog 2008-2009

by The Hadley School for the Blind

Hadley School for the Blind Course catalog for the Family Education Program. Courses for: the grandparent and parent of a severely visually impaired child, and the spouse, significant other, adult sibling or adult child of a severely visually or blind adult.

The Hadley School for the Blind Adult Continuing Education and High School Courses Catalog

by The Hadley School for the Blind

The mission of The Hadley School for the Blind is to promote independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. Hadley offers courses free of charge to its blind and visually impaired students and their families and affordable tuition courses to blindness professionals. The Continuing Education Program (ACE) offers a variety of courses that cover topics ranging from braille and academic studies to independent living, life adjustment, technology, business and employment skills and recreation. The High School Program (HS) features academic courses and electives for students who seek to earn a high school diploma. Students can earn high school credit, which is easily transferred to their local schools, or earn a diploma through Hadley.

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  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
  • BRF (Braille Refreshable Format) - digital Braille for use with refreshable Braille devices and Braille embossers.
  • MP3 (Mpeg audio layer 3) - Provides audio only with no text. These books are created with a text-to-speech engine and spoken by Kendra, a high quality synthetic voice from Ivona. Any device that supports MP3 playback is compatible.
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