The Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired is a specialist teacher with training in the education of blind and visually impaired students. This teacher provides support to blind and low vision students. This teacher also provides training to educators at all grade levels in the areas of aids, equipment, program modification and other services.
Department of Education’s Teacher for the Blind and Visually impaired is a member of interdisciplinary educational teams, and provide a range of services (i.e., consultation, assessment, programming, training, community liaising, etc.) to support students within the educational setting.