Christopher Ward Jr.

Legally Blind 5th Grader Sees Mother for 1st Time Through Electronic Glasses

Fifth grader Christopher Ward, Jr., has been legally blind all his life, but he recently got to see his mother for the first time through new electronic glasses. The 12-year-old from Forest, Virginia, traveled up to Washington, D.C., a few weeks ago to demo a new wearable technology called eSight, according to his mother, Marquita Hackley. eSight’s hands-free headset contains…