[Nfbc-info] Fw: [il-talk] IL Braille Readers Are Leaders (iBRAL) Contest
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From: Robert Gardner
Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 2:42 PM
Subject: [il-talk] IL Braille Readers Are Leaders (iBRAL) Contest
Illinois Braille Readers Are Leaders (iBRAL) Contest
for Blind Youth of Illinois
When: January 4, 2014 through February 15, 2014
The National Federation of the Blind of Illinois (NFBI) is pleased to
announce the Illinois Braille Readers Are Leaders contest. Contestants
compete against their same-age peers to read the most Braille pages during
the six-week reading period. The contest encourages children in grades K-12
to be proud of their ability to read Braille, and to continually work to
improve their skills while winning prizes in the process.
· December 1, 2013: registration for the contest opens.
· January 4, 2014: Louis Braille’s birthday marks the beginning of
the contest and the first day participants can count their pages.
· February 15, 2014: the end of the contest and the last day
participants can count their pages. The last day contestants can submit a
· February 28, 2014: the reading log must be submitted to the NFBI by
· March 15, 2014: prizes are mailed out.
For More Information
To get the complete rules, forms for registration and reading log, and
additional information, visit the website, www.nfbofillinois.org, then go to
link “iBRAL Contest.” Or contact:
E-mail: il.bral.contest at gmail.com
phone number: 309.236.1675
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