Division on Visual Impairments


A quarterly newsletter from the Council for Exceptional Children's Division on Visual Impairments containing practitioner tips for Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments, Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists, and other professionals.

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VIDBE-Q Volume 66, Issue 2 16 Nominated by Sally Schreiner Tim Lockwood has been employed at the Nebraska Center for the Education of Children Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired for nearly 20 years as a teacher of the visually impaired. However, the title of teacher doesn't begin to cover what he does for his students or the school. Throughout the years, Tim has taken on many roles: Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Technology Instructor, Music Educator, along with many "other duties assigned." Tim works with every student. Whether the student has multiple impairments, behavioral challenges, or is an academic student, Tim puts forth full effort into each and every lesson. He really believes that every student can learn and is very creative in developing ways for all students to be engaged in his classes. In addition to the ever-changing technology challenges, Tim also teaches music to students with all ability levels. He is known to form a variety of choirs, teach a variety of music classes, provide one-on-one instruction for musical instruments and has even served as the "DJ" at prom. The list of skills is long when thinking of Tim Lockwood. However, nothing proves his expertise more than the Teacher of the Year Tim Lockwood

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