Look for These New Books Coming Soon
Guidelines and Games for Teaching Efficient Braille Reading, 2nd Edition
Myrna R. Olson, Renae Bjorg
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first publication of the ever popular Guidelines and Games, this classic text is being updated to reflect current technology and devices, new methods and efficiencies, and braille instruction updates. This updated edition will be an invaluable resource for classroom teachers and anyone working with children who are blind or visually impaired.
Release date: Spring 2022
Foundations of Orientation & Mobility, 4th Edition
William R. Wiener, Robert Wall Emerson, and Bruce B. Blasch – Editors
Now in its fourth edition, Foundations of Orientation and Mobility remains the classic reference and textbook for O&M professionals and students alike. A comprehensive work spread across two volumes, Foundations of O&M, 4th edition, contains contributions from over 50 of the leading scholars, teachers, and practitioners in the field addressing topics such as teaching methodologies, sensorimotor functioning, working with both children and adults, and navigating complex intersections. There will also be an emphasis on the many new technologies and apps available to children and adults who are blind or visually impaired to help them better navigate their world.
Release date: Fall 2022
Foundations of Low Vision, 3rd Edition
Anne L. Corn and Jane N. Erin – Editors
The ground-breaking text that highlighted the importance of focusing on the functional as well as the clinical implications of low vision is being updated to reflect philosophical updates regarding the role of access technology and how to empower low vision access to information, current tools and strategies for low vision access to print and digital media, considerations when implementing digital workflows to enhance multimodal access to information, and how to include the low vision student in technology evaluation and instruction processes. The third edition will include an update of “Chapter 15: The Impact of Assistive Technology: Assessment and Instruction for Children and youths with Low Vision.” A complete rewrite is coming in 2024.
Release date: Fall 2022
An Itinerant Teacher’s Guide to an Effective and Efficient School Year
This comprehensive guidebook for the itinerant teacher of students with visual impairments is based on years of experience refining systems and practices for efficient and effective teaching. The book will establish guiding principles and cover topics including organization, the Expanded Core Curriculum, and multiple disabilities.
Release date: Summer 2023