Health Education for Children with Disabilities Podcast
Health Literacy Out Loud Podcast, Health Education for Children with Disabilities, HLOL # 89 <http://bit.ly/XsURhV>
In this podcast, Charlotte Cushman, M.L.S., M.Ed., Project Manager for the Training and Educational Resources Program at Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts talks with Helen Osborne about:
Understanding the learning challenges of students who are blind, deaf-blind, or have other physical and cognitive disabilities.
Using tactile objects, picture books, technology, clear explanations, and other strategies to teach about health.
Working as a team with the student, family members, teachers, and interpreters.