Compensatory Skills

Image shows a logo representing Compensatory SkillsCompensatory access skills allow students with visual impairments to access and communicate information about the world. These skills encompass the following areas such as concept development, spatial awareness, listening skills, study and organizational skills, and use of specialized materials and equipment.

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The abacus is a valuable tool for students with visual impairments. It provides them with an accessible manipulative that can enable them to work quickly through even complex math problems. PRCVI has a number of resources that can be helpful when teaching this compensatory skill to students with visual impairments. The Abacus There are several tools available in the APH catal ...

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