AIM-VA (Accessible Instructional Materials of Virginia)
AIM-VA provides accessible instructional materials to eligible Virginia K-12 students who have an Individualized Education Program (IEP) and are unable to access traditional print.
Accessible instructional materials can positively impact student performance.
What is a Print Disability?
A ‘print disability’ has been defined as, a student who cannot effectively read print because of a visual, physical, perceptual, developmental, cognitive, or learning disability.
Who is Eligible for AIM-VA Services?
A student is eligible to receive AIM-VA services if they meet both of the following criteria:
The student has an Individualized Education Program (IEP) that indicates the student may benefit from using alternative print materials for reading.
The student has a print disability due to one of the following:
- Low Vision/Blindness
- Physical Disabilities
- Other Disabilities