Being in 1-on-1 environments for a career teaches many things. From the 3 years that I have been fortunate enough to observe, absorb, and learn from this career path is this: 1. Every action, word, reaction, and response that you have will be taken into account every single step of the way. It’s teaching a […]Read more "They teach me."
Okay, one thing, among many, that I love about my career, is that I get to witness achievement with clients who may be a bit more hesitant and discouraged with orientation and mobility travel as blind adults. We have an excellent instructor who has dedicated 5+ years to our agency, and he provides some of […]Read more "She almost stepped on broken glass… 😱"
Don’t spill your coffee. Hot liquid spills so much easier. Madder is expanded when heated. Okay, the sciency stuff may not be as interesting to some, but it is to me. Going into work this morning with determination. A lot of curriculum to teach. Getting deep into Windows 11, Jaws, Microsoft Office, Chrome navigation, and […]Read more "A fresh cup of ☕ for a Monday 🎙️"
Our agency has purchased a piano due to a gracious donation from a prier client. We’re developing a music program that is in the making here at the Alaska Center for the Blind. I am stoked! 💗 A beautiful pass time for clients, staff members, a centerpiece for music games, fellowship, and uniqueness. Hope you […]Read more "A piano dropped on our head… 🎹⬇️"
In a complex system,such as rehabilitation, vocational training, and blindness transition services, there’s so much to individualizing a client’s case. Our jobs as educators, rehab specialists, eye-doctors, counselors, and coaches come with significant requirements. Attention to detail, assessment analysis, recommendations, curriculum development, and appropriate evaluation. I digress. I am surrounded by so many wonderful individuals. […]Read more "Transitioning Into Blindness, non-visual skills. Ran into that wall! 🙌"
As educators, coaches, managers, supervisors, or admins, there’s so much in the vein of individualizing the content to the client or colleague. What do you find to be the most effective in your workplace or business environment? As a rehabilitation specialist, I work in the field of assistive technology for a broadened aged group. Coordinating […]Read more "The most affective teaching/coaching method is…"