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Subject: Save the Date for the Hand In Hand Course: Understanding Deafblindness for Education Teams of Students Who Are Deafblind
Source: Missouri Deafblind Technical Assistance Project/Missouri School for the Blind
Intended Audience: Parents, teachers, paraprofessionals, therapists, administrators serving students with combined vision and hearing loss
Date: April 5, 2013
Mark your calendars for the 2013-14 The Hand In Hand course which will be October 1, 2, and 3, 2013; January 14 and 15, 2014; and, April 1 and 2, 2014, in St. Charles, Missouri at Francis Howell School District offices. The course combines self-studies, homework assignments, and action planning with onsite mentoring and three face-to-face sessions with course instructors. Participants will apply acquired knowledge regarding visual impairment, auditory impairment, communication, and movement to the programming of the students with the dual sensory losses they serve. College credit is available.
Registrations will be posted August 2013 at: http://www.msb.dese.mo.gov/ and click on Resources to Schools/Missouri Deafblind Technical Assistance Project.
For questions, contact: Susan Bonner, Project Coordinator, MSB, 314-776-4320 ext. 3255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.