By Line: Kym Meyer is an Educational Audiologist, certified teacher, and PhD Candidate in Special Education at UMASS-Amherst. She is founder and Director of Public School Partnerships at The Learning [Read Article]
There is no way to predict which children with UHL will experience academic, speech-language and social-emotional difficulties (McKay, Gravel, and Tharpe, 2008). Anecdotal evidence suggests that this [Take Survey]
Are you an audiologist, speech language pathologist or deaf educator who works with children birth to age 6? Please consider taking this really quick 5 minute survey looking at how you monitor audibility in children who use hearing aids, cochlear implants or bone conduction hearing aids.
Part of NDC's goal is to encourage deaf individuals to work in higher skills jobs whether it's through traditional higher education outlets like college or specialized training such as vocational schools or other outlets and resources. That's why we applaud programs such as Project SEARCH's program which pairs students with disabilities to internships requiring higher skills. We consider this a major breakthrough for all communities!
#deafsuccess #careers #disability #NDC
"It showed real progress with real people who are feeling that progress."
~Situation Interactive founder, Damian Bazadona, on last week's Broadway Accessibility Summit hosted by The Broadway League, The Shubert Organization and yours truly.
12-year-old Kate McIntosh’s innovative thinking is set to help athletes with hearing loss! Learn about the wireless whistle she invented to help alert athletes during games: otic.one/z0 #FeelGoodFriday #audpeeps
The Educational Audiology Association is an international organization of audiologists and related professionals who deliver a full spectrum of hearing services to all children, particularly those in educational settings.
The mission of the Educational Audiology Association is to act as the primary resource and as an active advocate for its members through its publications and products, continuing educational activities, networking opportunities and other professional endeavors.