Posts by NELV&B

Smarter Balanced Assessment Testing

Smarter Balanced Assessment Testing Announcements Education News Resources Technology Top Choices

The Smarter Balanced Assessment testing is just around the corner. Are you prepared to support students who require a braille accommodation? In a testing situation, a test administrator and a student will use a secure browser environment that supports both automatic and on-demand requests for embossing. If you are not we are here to help!…

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Top Portable Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019

Top Portable Electronic Video Magnifiers - 2019 Technology Top Choices

Here Are Our Top Portable Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019: 1. Ruby XL HD Handheld Electronic Video Magnifier <New Video> 2. Explore 8 Portable CCTV <New Video> 3. Smart Reader HD Portable Text Reader With Console 4. omniReader Portable Scanning and Reading Solution with a Display 5. UltraMag 5 – Handheld Electronic Video Magnifier <New Video> 6.…

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Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019

Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers - 2019 Technology Top Choices

Here Are Our Top Desktop Electronic Video Magnifiers – 2019: 1. Merlin Ultra 20” Full HD Desktop CCTV 2. MagniLink Zip 13″ Full HD Desktop Video Magnifier 3. ClearView C+ Speech <New Video> 4. Topaz OCR Desktop Video Magnifier With Speech <New Video> 5. Merlin Ultra 20” Full HD Desktop CCTV <New Video> 6. MagniLink S…

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NELVB Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

NELVB Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary Announcements News

What a difference a decade makes!  In February 2019, New England Low Vision and Blindness reached a milestone – our 10 year anniversary! Thank you for an amazing 10 years! From our beginnings, just me and my wife, young marriage, three small children, no income, operating out of my basement and a local storage facility; To…

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Scott Krug helps kids in the Pittsfield Public School

Scott Krug helps kids in the Pittsfield Public School Education Top Choices Training

Scott Krug, President, New England Low Vision and Blindness recently presented select low vision technology to the students and teachers of the visually impaired at Pittsfield Public School. Some of these systems included: Transformer HD with WiFi + OCR MagniLink Zip Premium Full HD 1080p, 13” Monitor w/Battery “Thank you for coming out today and spending…

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BrailleNote Touch Plus Training

BrailleNote Touch Plus Training Announcements News Resources Training

Thank you for your interest in our 2-day BrailleNote Touch Plus Training Dates: March 5, 2019 – March 6, 2019 Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Location: New England Low Vision and Blindness, 799 West Boylston Street, Suite 140, Worcester, Massachusetts There are ONLY 10 seats available!  Register Now! We are limiting this training to a maximum of 10 people,…

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Career Launch @ Perkins

Career Launch @ Perkins Announcements Education News Resources Training

The transition to young adulthood can be challenging for everyone – there are higher expectations, more independence and lots of social and emotional changes to adjust to. And the stakes are even higher if you are blind or visually impaired.   That’s why Perkins School for the Blind has developed programs dedicated to supporting young adults…

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College Success @ Perkins

College Success @ Perkins Education Resources Top Choices Training

The transition to young adulthood can be challenging for everyone – there are higher expectations, more independence and lots of social and emotional changes to adjust to. And the stakes are even higher if you are blind or visually impaired. That’s why Perkins School for the Blind has developed programs dedicated to supporting young adults…

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Schools and Educators – 2019

Top 10 Low Vision Products for Schools and Educators - 2019 Education Technology Top Choices

Our full suite of low vision technology products and training services are designed to help students who are visually impaired, their teachers and TVIs be productive and successful. We Can Help!  No matter what low vision or blindness needs are! +++   +++   +++ Here Are Our Top Products for Visually Impaired Students, Their Teachers,…

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Veterans – 2019

Top 10 Low Vision Products for Veterans - 2019 Technology Top Choices Veterans

Our full suite of low vision and blindness products and training services are designed to help visually impaired Veteran’s gain independence and lead a fuller, more satisfying life. We Can Help!  No matter what your low vision or blindness needs are! +++   +++   +++ Here Are Our Top Products For Veterans – 2019: 1. DaVinci…

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Top 10 Low Vision Products for Doctors – 2019

Top 10 Low Vision Products for Doctors - 2019 Macular Degeneration Technology Top Choices

If you have patients who are no longer treatable with surgery, injections, spectacles or low vision optometric care – We Can Help! In addition to our Top 10 technology products below, our Ophthalmic Resource For Untreatable Patients is designed to supplement Ophthalmic care.  We work alongside Ophthalmologists and Low Vision Doctors, supplementing ophthalmic care by helping patients who…

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