Positive Eye is helping families across America

22 Sep 2020


Positive Eye is a leading provider of educational consultancy and training for professionals working with children and young people with vision impairment. Their courses and products are widely used throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide.

The company uses simple, easy to understand, accessible methods to support practitioners in schools, charities and other organisations.

Their practical approach enables providers of every level of expertise, from Special Educational Needs Co-ordinators, class teachers, Qualified Teachers of Vision Impairments (QTVIs) to specialist teaching assistants, to meet the needs of children and young people with vision impairment or special educational needs.

During COVID-19 lockdown, Positive Eye has broadened their reach and have been supporting families with their new online show, The Idea Machine Story Time Show. The show has been a resounding success and the outcomes from this fun, vibrant, family show are now live to over 70 families on a weekly basis. The show is viewed by families of children who are deafblind in America across 16 states.

In addition Positive Eye collaborates with a wide range of partners including RNIB, VIEW, charities and the University of Birmingham to run a correspondence braille course. Positive Eye also contribute to the delivery of a postgraduate diploma course for teachers of VI.

To find out more about The Idea Machine Story Time Show, click here