[PACapitalChapter] Revised: (Braille Enrichment for Literacy & Learning (BELL) Academy In-Home Edition

Brian Mackey bmackey88 at gmail.com
Mon May 11 18:09:41 UTC 2020

Greetings to all,


Please share the information found below the *** with all that might be
interested. After sending out the previous email a couple of days ago, I was
informed that a couple of the links were either incorrect or not working.
Those links have since been corrected.


Brian Mackey, Treasurer & Webmaster
National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania




BELL (Braille Enrichment for Literacy & Learning) Academy

Attend NFB BELLR Academy In-Home Edition!

The National Federation of the Blind is offering three summer virtual
programs of the NFB BELL Academy to prepare blind and low-vision children to
grow into confident and independent blind people by enhancing their

Take advantage of this opportunity for your child to connect with blind role
models and more by registering for one of the following sessions:

o    June 1, 2020 through June 12, 2020

o    June 22, 2020 through July 3, 2020

o    July 27, 2020 through August 7, 2020

Each registered student will receive the materials to complete all lessons
alongside their parent/guardian via mail. Each day during the two-week
session, there will be two opportunities to connect via web or phone with an
experienced teacher. This gives students and families the chance to ask
questions and get to know each other.

Limited space available. Learn more and register now at

NFBP BELL Academy Song

At the 2017 NFBP BELL Academy, the staff and students created a
<http://nfbp.org/wp-content/uploads/BellAcademySong2017.mov> song about
BELL. We hope you enjoy listening to it.

BELL Academy Pictures:

To view pictures taken during current or past NFB of Pennsylvania BELL
Academies, please visit our  <http://nfbp.org/bell/photos> BELL Academy
Pictures page.

Additional Information

For more information about the BELLR Academy, please visit
<https://www.nfb.org/bell-academy> www.nfb.org/bell-academy. To learn more
about the NFB of Pennsylvania BELL Academy programs, please contact Emily
Gindlesperger, our state BELL coordinator, at  <mailto:pabell at nfbp.org>
pabell at nfb


More information about the PACapitalChapter mailing list