Another braille presentation: cognitive science of readingPosted: December 8, 2010
This year’s conference included a strand of braille-related papers. I’ve just uploaded the last of these:
Recent developments in the cognitive science of Braille reading by Ash Mathur, Vania Glyn & Dr. Barry Hughes from the University of Auckland. This presentation looked at recent research into neuroscience and braille reading.
Other papers related to braille were:
- Transition to Unified English Braille (UEB) in the ICEVI Pacific Region by Josie Howse, Frances Gentle, Karen Stobbs & Janet Reynolds.
- World Braille Usage Refreshed by Mary Schnackenberg and Dr Judith Dixon.
- Bringing Braille Music Back from the Brink by Wendy Richards and Lisette Wesseling.
- A New Instructional Programme for Later Learners of Braille by Raeleen Smith and Kathryn Johns.