Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Lisha Yochimowitz

Lisha and Sadie

Lisha has been a TVI (teacher of the visually impaired) for over 25 years.  She has worked in the classroom at Overbrook School for the Blind in Philadelphia. Lisha was an intinerant teacher for 18 years at the Montgomery County IU specializing in early intervention.  There she developed a vision classroom for pre-school students. She has mainstream classroom teaching experience and has a Master's degree in Education. Lisha currently specializes in CVI, a brain based visual impairment and has a website with a CVI family  called, Seeing Sadie and CVI. Lisha is now the content manager for Paths to Literacy. 

Posts by Lisha Yochimowitz

Title Type of Post Created on
End of the Year Checklists for Teachers Blog entry 05/19/2022
Exploring TVIs Experiences with PreK-5th Grade Pre-Braille/Braille Readers Development of Graphic Literacy Skills Event 05/17/2022
Online Training and Research for Nemeth Code Research 05/17/2022
Sensory Bins Strategies 05/11/2022
2022 Braille Literacy Canada Symposium Event 05/10/2022
Summer Ideas Blog entry 05/09/2022
Just Maria, A Book by Jay Hardwig Blog entry 05/09/2022
Project INSPIRE’s Nemeth in a Box A Student Activity and Research Project Event 05/06/2022
Mother's Day Craft Ideas Blog entry 05/06/2022
Looking at Summer Camps Blog entry 04/27/2022
Educational App: CosmoBally on Sonoplanet Resources 04/14/2022
The Great Expectations Program Helps Bring Picture Books to Life Blog entry 04/14/2022
Seedings Braille Books Tour Resources 04/10/2022
Mindful Minutes: Sound Play Blog entry 04/10/2022
Perkins hosts CVI: Collaboration for Change Conference Event 04/10/2022
Teaching Fractions with Appropriate Materials Resources 04/01/2022
A Braille Letter Song by Queensland Department of Education Blog entry 04/01/2022
Spring, Eggs, and Easter Ideas and Activities Blog entry 03/23/2022
Celebrating Bill Martin's Books Blog entry 03/20/2022
Updating Popular APH Books Resources 03/20/2022
Creating Boom Cards for Our Students with Visual Impairments Resources 03/17/2022
Small Group Reading Instruction Strategies 02/26/2022
Matching Assistive Technology Features to Low Vision Needs Resources 02/20/2022
Teaching Print Letters Strategies 02/06/2022
Paths to Literacy has Articles in Spanish and French Blog entry 02/04/2022
Environmental Adaptations and CVI Resources 01/21/2022
The Snowy Day Lesson for Pre-K Students Strategies 01/16/2022
The Queensland Braille Progression and Assessment Tool Resources 01/03/2022
Paths to Literacy Has a New Manager! Blog entry 12/29/2021
CVI Adaptations Tool Box Blog entry 08/25/2021
CVI Now has a New IEP Guide Blog entry 01/22/2021