For additional information click on the website links below.
 
College of Vision Development
 
Optometric Extension Program Foundation
 
 
 
 
                                                                      Vision and Learning Links
 
Browse through this large collection of articles by the PTA, School Nurse News, Web MD, professors, eye doctors, and more... 
 
Read stories written by students, parents and teachers about improved grades, reading, spelling, math, handwriting, and more.
 
Is it really ADD/ADHD? Or is it an undetected vision problem? 
 
This article by an eye doctor explains how and why convergence insufficiency causes problems with reading and learning. See the illustrations! 
 
The American Academy of Optometrists and the American Optometric Organization discuss vision, learning-related vision problems, and dyslexia. 
 
Article by an eye doctor explains how and why tracking problems interfere with reading skills. See the illustrations! 
 
As part of an interview, an eye doctor discusses whether Vision Therapy helps learning disabilities or learning-related vision problems.


                                                                            Binocular Vision Impairments
 
An expert on strabismus covers the most frequently asked questions about eye turns and so much more! This is probably the most comprehensive web site on the subject on the entire internet. 
 
Read stories written by students, parents and teachers about improvements following Vision Therapy. 
 
Lazy eye is not the same as strabismus (a crossed eye or an eye turn). Read this very easy-to-understand explanation. 
 
A large web site with many pages of easy-to-understand information on lazy eye, crossed-eyes, strabismus, developmental delays, eye muscle surgery, dyslexia, binocular vision impairments, and much more. 
 
Answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding eye muscle surgery as a treatment for lazy eye, crossed eyes, etc. This type of surgery is frequently done, but often yields unsatisfactory results.


                                                                                          3D Stereo Vision
 
How does it work? Why do we need it? 
 
Eye doctors use stereoscopic 3D images to develop and reinforce 3D vision. 
 
Learn to see in 3D! Visit the 3D Art Gallery and view Magic Eye stereograms, stereo photographs, optical illusions, and much more.