Nandini is a Teacher of students with visual impairments with over 12 years of experience in education, daily living skills, orientation & mobility and has conducted numerous workshops for parents, teachers and students. She has been an instructor with Enable India, California School for the Blind and Florida State University. Her research interests are the areas of Braille Literacy, Reading Speeds, Use of Paraprofessionals or Classroom Aides and Deafblindness. She holds a Masters in Visual Disabilities from Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, Bachelors Degree in Education at Bangalore and a B.A, Psychology, Sociology and Literature from Christ College, Bangalore, India.