HEALTH Check-Up

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Home, Emergency, Attitude, Lifestyle, Tools, Health - Giving you the resources to be prepared and ready in all situations! Each week Terry brings a new topic to share.  

Sight Loss Need Not Mean Job Loss

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Free 1 Hour Webinar Nov 25th at 3.30pm - Sight Loss Needn't Mean Job Loss  Every 6 minutes, someone in the UK starts to lose their sight. Visual Impairment is indiscriminate and can happen to anyone at any stage in their life so some of your employees or colleagues could be struggling with sight loss without you...

Open Mic Night

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Come share your talent, music, poetry, stories, etc. with our fun and awesome community! Your performance material can be up to 10 minutes in length! Please keep performances family appropriate with no profanity! Reoccurring every Wednesday. For a full list of weekly calls, vist: https://acb.org/ACB-community-conference-calls    

LEGO Foundation: Constellation

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Understand the importance of introducing alternative methods to promote knowledge of the braille cell and stud arrangement. Watch children at play become physically engaged while they discover the constellation of dots in Body Braille Twister and Six-Car Parking Lot.

Tips and Tricks Around the House

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We’ve all come to vision loss in different ways and times in our lives. Here’s an opportunity to ask those, “How do you do this?” questions and share tried and true techniques with one another. Join Elizabeth for this open chat. Disclaimer: The purpose of this group is for peer support only. It is not...

Resistance Training 101

Online

It’s time for an upper body workout using resistance bands. Hand weights, Soup cans, or other household items can be substituted. These exercises can be done sitting or standing. Let’s all get moving with Leslie Spoone, Certified Aerobic Instructor and Personal Trainer.   Reoccurring every Thursday.

A Whole New World

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This is a place to go to for anyone and everyone who used to have sight and is trying to make their way through the new world of blindness. This is a place to exchange information among fellow ACB members as well as a safe place for people to ask questions about the blindness culture...

Apps We Like and How to Use Them:

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Let’s take a deeper dive into both phone and computer apps we are using. We will have longer demonstrations of apps from There's an App for that, and any other apps we find useful are fair game. While different apps may be brought by the facilitator, we invite attendees to come with their favorite apps...

Easy Chair Yoga

Online

All you need is a chair, some comfortable clothes, and no shoes and together we can enjoy a relaxing and stress-free hour in the comfort of our own homes. Hosted by Leslie Spoone, Certified Aerobic Instructor and Personal Trainer.

LEGO Foundation: Characters

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Identify creative approaches to introduce understanding of the unique differences between braille characters. See children as they learn to read letters and numbers in two activities: Musical Letters and The Bull Pen.

A Bill of Rights for All Children with Visual Impairment and their Families

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Tuesday Tea Hosted by CSB Topic: A Bill of Rights for All Children with Visual Impairment and their Families Presenter: Emily Coleman Join us with Emily Coleman, mother of a blind child, Superintendent at TSBVI, and one of the co-authors of the Bill of Rights for All Children with Visual Impairment and their Families in...

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Active Learning Case Studies: Student Centered Planning

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The purpose of the Study Group this year will be to share case studies and discuss implementation of an Active Learning approach. Using student video and planning documents, participants will collaborate to design effective and meaningful instruction using active learning strategies. Each session will require one volunteer to share information and video of one of...