Get a better understanding of what vision impairment is, the key facts, plus gain insight into what the world can look like from the perspective of a blind/partially sighted student.Find out more about 'Understanding Vision Impairment'
Transitioning on From Secondary School
There is a lot to think about when a student transitions from secondary school into a further education setting. Preparation for this transition should start at year nine or earlier.
Resources and information
There are lots of resources out there to support and inform this key transition.
RNIB has produced two useful resources to help support transition. ‘Bridging the Gap’ and ‘Moving on’ are resources for professionals and young people to get them ready for their transition, read the guides here.
Five steps into mainstream college
We take students through the steps they need to know to get into mainstream college, check out the guide.
Delivering accessible learning
Our guide talks mainstream colleges through everything they need to know to support blind and partially sighted students, get the guide here.
Find out more about the specialist professionals that can support blind and partially sighted students and what services local authorities can provide.Find out more about 'A Guide to the Professionals'
A range of information and resources to help professionals effectively support blind and partially sighted students in mainstream education.Find out more about 'Supporting Blind and Partially Sighted Students in Secondary Education'