“What has inspired you to become a teacher?” Before I delve into my personal history and self-exploration, I want to encourage you all to revisit the question of “what motivates you to teach?” Often this question is addressed as we walk in our classroom on our first day as a teacher and then gets forgotten… Read More Students Forever
First let’s begin with the beginning. It has become largely known that when a baby is born a hearing screening is beneficial in detecting a hearing loss as early as possible. Every state in the U.S. has created a program designed for Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EDHI) in hopes to support children and their… Read More Early Intervention- The Basics
What exactly does a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing do? Find out the basics here. … Read More What does a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Do?
First, what is deafness? Some common misconceptions that are associated with Deafness are that all d/Deaf individuals can lip-read and sign, those who are d/Deaf read braille and that hearing aids or cochlear implants provide normal hearing. The reality is that these misconceptions lie in the common practice of assuming that deafness displays the same… Read More What exactly is Deaf Education??