Season 1, Episode 9

Doctors of Optometry – Helping Children See: ‘Light bulb Moments’

Sep 29, 2021 | Beyond 20/20

Adults often don’t know when a child can’t see. In this episode, Dr. Kristin Reed and Neil Powell share the work of the NE Foundation for Children’s Vision in helping to create ‘light bulb moments’ when parents and teachers realize the connection between vision and learning.

Episode  – “Helping Children See: ‘Light Bulb Moments’”

Adults often don’t know when a child can’t see. In this episode, Dr. Kristin Reed and Neil Powell share the work of the NE Foundation for Children’s Vision in helping to create ‘light bulb moments’ when parents and teachers realize the connection between vision and learning.

Learn more about how the Beatrice Public Schools, the Nebraska Foundation for Children’s Vision and the Nebraska Optometric Association helped to ensure that local students have proper eyecare in order to learn in the classroom.
Beyond 2020 – Season 1, Episode 03

Young students in the Beatrice School District participated in eye exams administered by Nebraska licensed optometrists. The students examined had failed a vision screening or were based on teacher observations.

Host & Guests

Dr. Andrew Bateman, past president, Nebraska Optometric Association

Dr. Kristin Reed, Chairman, NE Foundation for Children’s Vision

Neil Powell, Program Consultant, NE Foundation for Children’s Vision

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