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Transformation of the teaching methodology for people with visual impairment.

Mumbai, India
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According to a WHO study, globally about 285 million people have a visual impairment, including 39 million individuals who are blind and an additional 246 million who have poor vision. Braille, the tactile script for reading and writing is fundamental to their literacy, employability and independence. The Braille literacy rate in the USA is less than 10% and less than 1% in India, the ratio of special educators to the student with visual Impairment is 1:200. In the current scenario, braille is t...

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Mumbai, India

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Audio Enabled Tactile Graphics

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Created by Saloni Mehta

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Annie- World's First Braille Literacy Device

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Created by Avinash Kothuri

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