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“Reflection on a Year of Education During COVID-19:” Study Participants Needed

A team of researchers is seeking to recruit families, teens and young adults (early 20s) receiving services under IDEA, teachers and other education and rehabilitation professionals for focus groups and surveys on the impact of COVID-19 on the education of children with visual impairments.  Researchers from the University of South Carolina Upstate, American Foundation for the Blind, and The Ohio State University have come together in this study. We invite you to take part in our research study this spring. Click this link  to learn more or contact: Dr. Tina S. Herzberg, University of South Carolina Upstate [email protected], 864-503-5572; or Dr. L. Penny Rosenblum, American Foundation for the Blind [email protected], 202-469-6837. This is the third Access and Engagement report issued during COVID-19. Find out more about the earlier reports here.