[Menvi-discuss] Singing Question

Bettie Downing bnbdowning70 at embarqmail.com
Tue Apr 17 07:07:37 PDT 2012


I taught a blind 78-year-old lady braille.  She has macular degeneration and wanted to read books, not listen to recordings.  She learned in 2 months with lots of regular practice.



On Apr 16, 2012, at 10:46 PM, Karen Gearreald wrote:

> Why not give braille a try?  You have nothing to lose and everything to
> gain.  At ages far beyond forty or fifty, people have successfully learned
> braille.  You might like to check out the braille curriculum which is
> offered via distance education, tuition-free, through the Hadley School for
> the Blind (www.hadley.edu).
> 			
> Enjoy!
> 					Karen Gearreald
> 
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> I've thought about learning Braille. I'm in my late forties and I think
> sometimes that I'm just too old to be able to pick it up.  What do you
> think?
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Smart
> Sent: Monday, April 16, 2012 10:45 PM
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> 
> 70 point type sounds a little extreme!
> Yes, memorizing might be a good idea, if you don't want to start learning
> Braille that is.
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