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ATRIEV Updates

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Basic ICT for SPED Teachers training Announcement

Attention: SPED teachers, Regular Teachers, ALS Teachers, School Principals working for the blind You’re invited to attend the: What: FREE TRAINING ON WINDOWS BASIC ICT FOR  TEACHERS (using assistive technology) When: May 20-24, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Where: Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) Valenzuela Campus, McArthur Highway, Karuhatan, Valenzuela City Registration… Continue Reading Basic ICT for SPED Teachers training Announcement

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Let the PWD Voice be Heard; Vote on May 13!

Credits to the Asia Foundation. Image taken from their publication about CfC Reform Story 10_Fully Abled Nation Making Elections More Inclusive! Let us exercise our right to vote and elect the leaders who will be part of our cause. Let us actively participate and not be content as observers only. We have provided an accessible… Continue Reading Let the PWD Voice be Heard; Vote on May 13!

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Here are some testimonies from our past trainees

by Lance Domingo, DLT Trainee, Feb. to March 2019 “Thank you for accepting me as part of your community. I met many wonderful people. For the longest time, I feel I belong here. ATRIEV is the best school I’ve ever been to. No bully, no discriminations and most important of all, the people here are… Continue Reading Here are some testimonies from our past trainees

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Rated K Episode “Ako ang Mata Mo, Ikaw ang Paa Ko”

Congratulations and best wishes to Mariecell fornis, the ATRIEV Student of the Year in 2006, for tieing the knot in March 27, 2019 with Mr. Jerome Esguerra. Your ATRIEV family wishes both of you many years of blissful marriage and true happiness as husband and wife.

How A Teacher Change My Life

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extraordinary blessing to be cherish

Short-tempered, uncautious of the words coming out of my mouth, and immediately reacting to everything with defensive or offensive words. These describe who I was before knowing him, my mentor. A Korean Pastor and a founder of an organization that ministers Filipino blind. Finding a Blessing “ I want to be a blessing to everybody,… Continue Reading extraordinary blessing to be cherish

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My Most Treasured Rosary

It is undeniable that here in our country, we give so much importance to education. Our parents would always remind us how finishing school will have a great impact on our future. Of course, one of the important factors of a great education is the teacher. I’m sure that everyone here has their own story… Continue Reading My Most Treasured Rosary

The Day I Found ATRIEV

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ATRIEV is Where I Belong

by Edrian delos Reyes “You are blind now! Accept it and go on with your life!” I said that line to myself numerous times, but it wasn’t that easy. It was hard for me to accept that I’m a visually impaired now. My life changed and I just couldn’t keep up with the changes. Even… Continue Reading ATRIEV is Where I Belong

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Turning Point of Being Blind

by Yvette Amistad, ATRIEV Trainer since 2015 “Lord, Help me. This is not the life I’ve wanted and dreamt of.” I felt stuck and fed up of the heavy responsibilities of looking after my cousins. I cried so hard and prayed on bended knees. I hoped to be more productive and not just to stay… Continue Reading Turning Point of Being Blind

Help us send more blind students to school!

Give the blind the gift of sight through technology. You can help ATRIEV continue its mission of transforming the lives of the blind through assistive technology.