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Do you enjoy building with LEGO’s? Our latest resource includes information all about LEGO’s! Learn more information here.







National Center for Blind Youth in Science

Learn about the exciting programming that the NFB held over the past three years (2013-2016) through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Blindmath Gems

Please check out our newest resource of discussions about doing math as a blind person.

NFB Youth Slam 

It's back! Get your student excited about science at the 2017 NFB Youth Slam! It will be held July 23-29, 2017 at Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland. Students will get to stay on a college campus, meet blind mentors, and learn how to become confident blind adults able to live the lives they want, all while engaged in hands-on STEM classes. Applications for the program are available now for students and adult volunteers. To learn more and to apply please visit