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Join Us for the 2022 NBA Professional Development Conference!

By Chris Clemens | July 4, 2022
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We haven’t been able to gather together in person for a conference since 2019, so we are extra excited to announce that registration for the 2022 NBA Professional Development Conference is now live! This year there are some considerable differences from our previous conferences, so be sure to read through for all the information before planning to attend. If you’re not familiar with our conferences, we gather together for three full days of training in all skills areas of braille transcription. Our expert committee members prep the whole year developing educational content to teach you how to properly format textbooks,…

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July 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | June 30, 2022
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Join us this month for four free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of your…

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June 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | June 1, 2022
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Join us this month for two free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of your…

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May 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | May 2, 2022
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Join us this month for a few free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of…

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BULLETIN: Vol. 58, No. 1 – Spring 2022

By Chris Clemens | April 5, 2022
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The Spring 2022 BULLETIN: Vol. 58, No. 1 is now available for current NBA Members to download right from our website! Once you’re logged in, navigate to the “My Account” using the link at the very top of your screen. Then you’ll find a link to the Bulletin page. Both PDF and BRF files are available to download right now! For those who receive the braille, print, and disc editions of the Bulletin, you should be receiving those within the next month. Remember: even if you receive any hardcopy form of the Bulletin, as a current member, you still have…

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April 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | March 28, 2022
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Join us this month for a few free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of…

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March 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | March 3, 2022
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Join us this month for a few free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of…

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Director and Officer Nominations for 2022

By Chris Clemens | February 15, 2022
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The NBA Nominating Committee will be preparing a slate of officers and directors to stand for election at the Fall 2022 NBA Professional Development Conference. If you, or someone you know, would be interested in the opportunity to serve NBA, please complete the form below. Available Positions The following positions are available to be filled. Vice President Secretary Director Expiring Terms and Eligibility Kathleen Cantrell‘s term as a director is up in the fall of 2022. She is eligible for another director position or an officer position. Diane Spence‘s term as Vice President is up in the fall of 2022;…

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February 2022 Webinars

By Chris Clemens | February 4, 2022
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Join us this month for a few free webinars to improve your braille transcription knowledge! Remember that these webinars are entirely free to anyone and don’t require registration. As long as you’ve got an internet connection, you can click the join link below each description a few minutes before start time, and you’re in! These are intended to run short, so the content portion is typically around 15 minutes long, and then there’s a few minutes for any questions. We want you to be able to learn some new tricks without having to take a lot of time out of…

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BULLETIN: Vol. 57, No. 4 – Winter 2021-22

By Chris Clemens | January 28, 2022
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The Winter 2021-22 BULLETIN: Vol. 57, No. 4 is now available for current NBA Members to download right from our website! Once you’re logged in, navigate to the “My Account” using the link at the very top of your screen. Then you’ll find a link to the Bulletin page. Both PDF and BRF files are available to download right now! For those who receive the braille, print, and disc editions of the Bulletin, you should be receiving those within the next month. Remember: even if you receive any hardcopy form of the Bulletin, as a current member, you still have…

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