Visual Impairment

We have an STA, Mrs Johnson, to work with visually impaired children in a bespoke capacity

We have regular visits and input from the Specialist advisory teacher

All staff are invited to training on visual impairments at least annually and currently termly

Staff are invited to take part in online training for visual impairments

Specialist equipment is provided and used when necessary (the one note brailler and embosser as examples)

Buddy training is provided to encourage students to help others with mobility and use of a walking cane

Lessons are taught in the mainstream classes as well as individual braille lessons

Exams are delivered in a bespoke manner following the end of year assessments