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Subject: Hand In Hand: Understanding Deafblindness for Educational Teams of Students Who Are Deafblind
Source: Missouri Deafblind Technical Assistance Project/Missouri School for the Blind
Intended Audience: Educational teams (parent, teacher, classroom paraprofessional, therapists, etc.) of students with deafblindness
Date: August 11, 2011
This course is for educational teams serving students with combined vision and hearing losses. The course is composed of three face-to-face sessions, self-study, action planning, and onsite assistance/mentoring. Participants will apply course content (visual/auditory impairment and communication needs) as they plan the educational programs for the deafblind student(s) they serve. The three class sessions will be in Cape Girardeau at Cape Girardeau School District, 301 N. Clark Street; October 26-28, 2011; January 25-26, 2012; and, April 18-19, 2012. College credit is available.
Registration forms are posted at: http://www.msb.dese.mo.gov/ and click on Resources to Schools, Missouri Deafblind Technical Assistance Project, Training Opportunities.
For questions, contact: Susan Bonner, Project Coordinator, MSB at (314) 776-4320 ext. 3255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.