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  • Ms. Ankita Gulati was honoured with the INR 5 lac grant by Department of Science and Technology(DST)

    Ms. Ankita Gulati was honoured with the INR 5 lac grant by Department of Science and Technology(DST)

    2017-04-20 00:00:00  award

  • ANTARCHAKSHU - The Eye Within, Mumbai, India- (15th-16th Sept 2015)

    Antarchakshu - The Eye Within, is an event organized by the Xavier's Resource Centre for the visually Challenged (XRCVC), St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, as a sensitization and awareness workshop that explores the world of the visually impaired. The theme for Antarchakshu 2015 was Creating an Accessible World. Antarchakshu 2015 was held on September 15 and 16 at the St. Xavier's College hall. The Objective of this event is to showcase the daily intricacies of the lives of the visually impaired

    2017-03-02 23:45:01  workshop

  • Workshop on Adaption of Barkhaa Series for Children with Visual Impairment- (22nd-24th Sept 2015)

    This workshop was conducted in order to adapt the 40 booklets of Barkhaa series, two groups were formed comprising of experts of VI, teacher educators, special educators, teachers from special schools and KV's and COETG team(IIT Delhi).Barkhaa series has been developed by NCERT and is a pedagogic tool which helps children of classes I and II to learn how to read well with meaning and pleasure. For the children with special needs the rigidity of class may not always stand and it may be used at primary level. All the stories of Barkhaa have been developed on the basis of children's everyday experience. The aim of this workshop was to adapt the Barkhaa Series for visually impaired children according to UDL. UDL is intended to increase access to learning by reducing physical, cognitive, intellectual, and organizational barriers to learning, as well as other obstacles. UDL principles also lend themselves to implementing inclusion practices in the classroom.

    2017-02-28 11:10:27  workshop

  • Avlokan 2015

    On 9th November 2015, Assistech conducted the Avlokan: Awareness Workshop. Avlokan aims as sensitizing the mainstream society about the needs, challenges and strengths of the visually impaired and also about various modern and affordable assistive technologies being developed by Assistech Lab.

    2017-03-01 10:28:08  workshop


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