Teaching Independence Through Independent Living


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Meet Danny

My name is Danny and I was diagnosed with glaucoma, cataracts, and optic nerve damage at the age of 15. Ever since, I have become a member of the visually impaired or blind community. Throughout the remainder of high school, I attempted to adjust to my new impairment in order to succeed in my academics. …read more


Independence In Sight

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Recent Posts

Thank you, Jack Franco!

Meet high school student Jack Franco. He went under blindfold for 9 hours in order to explore how people who are blind function.

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Students Test Website at eBay Headquarters

Hatlen students, Chad and Philbert, recently enjoyed the opportunity to test the eBay website for accessibility.

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San Pablo Wins All-American City Award!

The Hatlen Center is so proud of our city! The National Civic League has announced that the City of San Pablo WON the 2014 All-America City Award

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