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Indiana Vision Conference

2019 Date To Be Announced.....

An interactive conference for BLV teachers, professionals, and parents to learn, discuss, and brainstorm topics within our unique field. 

 2019 Indiana Regional Braille Challenge

Students from around the state competed in a braille literacy competition on Saturday, March 2, 2019, for a chance to win and compete in the National Braille Challenge - a national program by the Braille Institute of America.

Congratulations to the 2019 Braille Challenge winners:

First Place:  Emma Stamper
Second Place:  Kallin Cook

First Place:  Kaylei Carie
Second Place:  May Resendiz
Third Place:  Matthias Vescelus

First Place:  Trenton Wheatley
Second Place:  Gracie Carroll
Third Place:  Eleanor Habecker

Junior Varsity
First Place:  Ian Receveur
Second Place:  Drew Meece

First Place:  Mitchell Bridwell
Second Place:  Marie Villaneda
Third Place:  Taengkwa Sturgell

Thank you to our sponsors:

  • Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
  • Indiana Blind Children's Foundation
  • Ossip
  • National Braille Institute
  • National Braille Press
  • Seedlings
  • Staybridge of Carmel

5th Annual Cane Quest Pilot

"CANE QUEST" is a fun, new annual orientation and mobility contest sponsored by Braille Institute, open to eligible blind and visually impaired youth in grades 3 - 12.  It's a great way for O&M Specialists and parents to motivate students to sharpen their skills."   ---Braille Institute

Students from around the state competed in Cane Quest on the ISBVI campus on Sunday, March 3, 2019. 

Congratulations to the 2019 Cane Quest winners:

Scouts - Grades 3 - 6
First Place:  Trenton Wheatley
Second Place:  May Resendiz
Third Place:  Kaylei Carie

Trailblazers - Grades 9 - 12
First Place:  Marie Villaneda
Second Place:  Taengkwa Sturgell
Third Place:  Emily Nelson