16
Jul

Escola Superior de Educação de Lisboa

When the founder and the creative brains behind the Reach & Match learning kit, Mandy Lau, was invited to share her design to current and future Portugese teachers at the Escola Superior de Educação de Lisboa (School of Education of Lisbon), she jumped at the opportunity. We met Clarisse Nunes, Lecturer of Special Education and Early Intervention, who invited [...]
23
Jun

SightCity Frankfurt 2015

Armed with the learning kit (and very limited knowledge of German!), the Reach & Match team flew the 23 hours required from Melbourne, Australia to Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, and finally arrived in SightCity--Germany's biggest exhibition exhibition for aids for the blind and visually impaired--which was at the very lovely Sheraton Hotel Frankfurt Airport Conference Center. This was the first time [...]
16
Jan

Reach & Match at the SPEVI Conference 2015

The 2015 biennial SPEVI (South Pacific Educators in Vision Impairment) Conference was held at the Melbourne Conference Training Centre from January 12 to 15, 2015. The theme of this year is Together Towards Tomorrow: Families and Professionals – a vision for success, which emphasises the importance of students, families and professionals working together to achieve new goals.

22
Apr

Low Vision Conference

We were very eager to have a chance to be one of eighteen international exhibitors to exhibit at the Vision2104, the International Society for Low Vision Research and the Rehabilitation’s 11th International Conference on Low Vision in 2014, in Melbourne, Australia. It was an excellent opportunity to learn about the world’s leading research and practice [...]