California Transcribers and Educators for the Blind and Visually Impaired

CTEBVI is a unique organization of transcribers, educators, parents, students, paraeducators, librarians, product designers, and other advocates for individuals who are blind or visually impaired.

Members share their expertise through the resources on this site, in the pages of the CTEBVI JOURNAL, at our annual conference, and through special workshops held throughout the year. Professional connections develop into lasting friendships in a vibrant community dedicated to the exchange of information, techniques, and resources.

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Join CTEBVI on April 18-21, 2024

California Transcribers and Educators for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CTEBVI) will be in person for our 64th Annual Conference, April 18-21, 2024, at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott. Online registration is open.

DATE: April 18-21, 2024

January 4 - February 18
Members $300, Non-members $375

February 19 - April 9
Members $350, Non-members $425

April 10 - April 21
Members $400, Non-members $475

PLEASE NOTE: Your membership must be current at the time of registration.

LOCATION: Los Angeles Airport Marriott
5855 West Century Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA

The hotel block is limited, so please book your space early. The rate is $189 per night. To book your room go to the Marriott group reservation at Hotel Reservation Room Block. You may also call the hotel at 310-641-5700. Specify the group reservation for CTEBVI 2024 Annual Conference.

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CTEBVI Highlights:


The CTEBVI JOURNAL is published three times per year to our membership. The JOURNAL features informative articles, directories of specialists, and much more. You can become a member to read the latest issue or browse past issues.
Annual Conference

Each April, CTEBVI hosts over 500 attendees for a four-day conference featuring workshops, an exhibit hall, youth programming, and countless opportunities to make connections. Visit our conference page to learn more.
Scholarships and Initiatives

CTEBVI sponsors two annual scholarships to support both students and professionals, as well as the West Coast Reentry Initiative, providing equipment and software to braille program participants leaving a California prison.

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