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AFB Celebrates 200 Years of Braille!

When you first look at something written in braille, all you see (or feel) is a jumble of dots! However, like any other code, braille is based on a logical system. Once you understand it, you'll be able to read and write braille easily. That's because braille is not a language, it's just another way to read and write English (or any other language, such as Japanese). Learn more in "Braille: Deciphering the Code" and check out the other links below.

Braille: Deciphering the Code

Foreign Language Braille

Nemeth Code (Math)

Music Braille


Braille Technology

Printable Braille Alphabet Key

Louis Braille Biography

Braille alphabet card celebrating the 200th birthday of Louis Braille Would you like one free Braille alphabet card of your own? Fill out the form below, and please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery. (Note: due to shipping costs, we are not able to send free material to international addresses.)

Special note to teachers: now you can order the Braille Bug Alphabet Cards in bulk!

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