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Students learn to write code using Swift through Apple’s Everyone Can Code curricula on the iPad.

Apple Brings Everyone Can Code Nationwide

Apple is teaming up with leading educators for blind and deaf communities across the US to bring accessible coding to their schools. Beginning this fall, schools supporting students with vision, hearing or other assistive needs will start teaching the Everyone Can Code curricula for Swift, Apple’s powerful and intuitive programming language. Apple created …  


Walter C. Blackmon dressed in suit and tie.

Blackmon to Address 2018 FSDB Graduates

Distinguished author, poet, and motivational speaker Walter C. Blackmon of Tallahassee will provide remarks as guest speaker during the 104th Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) Commencement Ceremony, sharing words of inspiration with 2018 graduates from across the state of Florida as they embark on the next chapter of …  


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FSDB Expanded Core Curriculum Summer Camps

En Español New This Year!  FSDB is offering two Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) Academies this summer — at no cost, with transportation and dormitory opportunities — for eligible Florida students who are deaf/hard of hearing or blind/visually impaired: Expanded Core Curriculum Summer Academy – Deaf/Hard of Hearing FSDB will host a …