VI Events

The National Federation of the Blind BELL Academy

Braille Enrichment for Literacy and Learning (July 31-August 11, 2017)

In addition to Braille crafts, games, and other engaging projects, children learn vital independent living skills, benefit from peer learning and mentoring from blind adults, and enjoy field trips to sites related to the NFB BELL Academy curriculum.

National Federation of the Blind Youth Slam

NFB Youth Slam (July 23-29, 2017)

NFB Youth Slam is a weeklong learning opportunity that gets blind students excited about STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), and careers in STEM, by offering hands-on learning opportunities. NFB Youth Slam is a program sponsored by the National Federation of the Blind's National Center for Blind Youth in Science initiative.