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Instructional Resource Center (KIRC)

KIRC is a state and federally-funded project that provides assistance and support to Kansas school districts.  KIRC offices are located in the Irwin building on KSSB's campus.  Questions?  Contact KIRC Coordinator, Toni Harrell @ 913.305.3071; email, website:

  • Instructional Materials Center of Braille and large type textbooks and library books, and educational aids for loan to teachers for use by students with visual impairments.
  • Braille transcription of educational materials by the KIRC-sponsored Delores R. Benjamin Volunteer Transcription Group.
  • Continuing education and professional development opportunities for teachers.
  • Newsletter and other communications to inform and support teachers.
  • Professional library of materials for loan to teachers.
  • Kansas Deaf-Blind library of professional materials for loan to parents, families and professionals.
Click here to go to the KIRC web site.