Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 8:00 AM EST
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 3:30 PM EST

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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites on the Ocean 
930 N. Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32118

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Liz Anderson 
Florida Instructional Materials Center for the Visually Impaired 

Working with the Experts: Braille for Math and Science 

Join the Florida Instructional Materials Center for the Visually Impaired for this two-day workshop on Unified English Braille (UEB) for math and science related materials.  Dr. Frances Mary D'Andrea will be presenting on both UEB for technical materials (math and science) and Nemeth within UEB context.  After this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • describe the structure of UEB and how it supports technical transcriptions
  • accurately braille math and science examples in both UEB and in Nemeth
  • discuss how to support student instruction in technical aspects of UEB and with Nemeth code, including IEP decisions.

To get the most out of this workshop, be sure to bring your Perkins brailler and some braille paper.  Space is limited to 100 participants; register by November 18.

ACVREP and inservice points will be available for this workshop!  As a Florida Department of Education sponsored workshop, there is no cost for registration.

Download the agenda in Word. Registration for this event will close on November 18, 2019. 


Hotel Information:

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites on the Ocean

930 N. Atlantic Avenue

Daytona Beach, FL 32118

This hotel on Daytona Beach is literally on the beach!  The hotel also features an outdoor swimming pool, complimentary parking, and in-room microwaves and mini refrigerators. The group rate is $109/night.

Reserve your room by November 4 2019 to receive the discounted rate!  Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours prior to check-in.  

Click the following link: FIMC-VI Hotel Reservation (works best in Google Chrome) OR

call and ask for Group Sales to make your reservation: 386-255-5494 and reference code FIMC.  If you are staying outside the nights of December 4-5, you will need to call the hotel to make your reservation.