Resources for Classroom Teachers

Adapting Curricular Materials

Description Key for Educational Media

A joint effort by the National Association of the Deaf, the American Foundation for the Blind and the Described and Captioned Media Program, this website provides information and detailed instructions on how to effectively describe educational media to students with visual impairments and includes video demonstrations of the description techniques.

For resources that pertain specifically to the core curricular subjects, please visit our Adapting Programs of Study section.

For resources that relate to Language Arts and Literacy please go to the Expanded Core Curriculum/Compensatory Skills section.