LPS students take first place in State Braille Challenge
Date: Thursday, February 14, 2013
Three LPS students recently competed and took first place in their respective categories in the 2013 Colorado Braille Challenge. The competition is a direct test of students’ knowledge and skills using Braille including spelling, reading comprehension, speed and accuracy, proofreading, and charts and graphs.
COLORADO BRAILLE CHALLENGE RESULTS:
Johannes "Jack" Strauss , Heritage High
Kate Seaton, Centennial Academy
"Junior Varsity" Category
Julianna Trunfio, Goddard Middle School
Congratulations to these students, the members of the LPS Vision Team and the many other teachers and staff members who work with visually impaired students each day.
The LPS Vision Team includes:
Nancy Cozart, Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Nancy Knight, Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Lisa Brocard, Nationally Certified Braillist
Ingrid Mayer, State Certified Braillist
Marjorie Garard, Paraprofessional