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BANA Guidelines for the Transcription of
Early Educational Materials from Print to Braille

The purpose of these guidelines is to provide directions for the transcription and formatting of early literacy materials (kindergarten through third grade), including materials to be discarded after use, for primary readers. These guidelines apply to the transcription of both contracted and uncontracted braille.

This document was authored by the BANA Ad Hoc Committee on Early Literacy Materials Production and approved by the BANA Board. It is provided as an accessible PDF and a BRF.

BANA Guidelines for the Transcription of Early Educational Materials from Print to Braille
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