Aziz Jehan Begum Trust Institute For The Blind

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The Institute 2017-09-06T08:45:02+00:00

Blessed are those who bring light out of darkness

The Institute is headed by Mrs. Ursula N. Jeddy who is the Chief Executive Officer. Mrs. Jeddy is M.A psychology, (1st Class 1st) form the University of the Punjab. She Proceeded to USA on a Fullbright scholarship and obtained a degree in Clinical Psychology. She joined Mayo Hospital, Lahore where She was Chief Clinical Psychologist. In 1996 she joined the Trust and established this Institute.

Faculty

All members of the Faculty must have a M.A degree before joining  the  Institute  where  they  are  trained in English, Urdu, Mathematics Braille beside Orientation and Mobility.

Ms. Nusrat Rafiq

MA Islamiat, PGD IT SDG | Computer Design

Mr. Naseem Khokhar

BA, B.Ed | Teacher of Mathematics

Mrs. Farhana Tariq

M.A Archology | Factory Trained in Braille Machine Repair

Ms. Ambreen Fatima

M.A Library | Science

Mr. Mohammad Sajid

MA Mass Communication

Ms. Faiza Ather

MA Urdu

Ms. Fozia Naz

B.Ed MA (Islamiyat, Special Edu)

Ms. Shazia Noreen

MA (Urdu)

Mr. Furrukh Milan

M.A (Political Science)

Ms. Rizwana Kousar

Ms. Ramza Aslam

Ms. Amna Nazeer

Ms. Syeda Azka Tahir

Ms. Shahida Parveen

Ms. Khadija Riasat

Teachers Training

All teachers are trained in English, Urdu, Mathematics Braille besides Orientation and mobility.

Students Training

“We are not afraid of storms, because we are learning to sail our ship”

Students start learning Braille from day one.

In Class 5 they are issued Perkins Brailles to make their writing easy.

Mobility is ability. Orientation and mobility is another area which is highly emphasized.

Daily Living skills are also taught.

Braille Library

The library has 3228 Braille Books, 979 catalogs, magazines and 218 large Print Books & magazines, 890 Talking Books. All this material is available to our blind students.

Recreation

Students are encouraged to participate in games and sports.

Frequent excursions are arranged

During Summer Students learn cooking, they

Also make models and do science experiment

Special Subjects

Assistive Technology Techniques are the students are given opportunity to use special techniques and study subjects which are not tough as regular basis.

The Institute has a pipe band which has 18 blind students and two sighted teachers. Raja Ashraf is the Band master who come daily.

 

 

There is a model room where they learn from life like models.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Functions

The students are encouraged to participate in any inter school activities.

Every year they observe the White Cane Day with great favor

On 11th January 2014 the Trust completed its 25 years and a function was held to observe “Founders Day”. An MPA Mr. Hamza Shahbaz Sharif came as the Chief Guest.

 

Tuition & Transport

There is no tuition fee. Students are Provided transport from residence to the Institute at a nominal charge.