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Calendar 2017-06-25T15:33:44+00:00

Nov
3
Fri
Working Effectively with your Student who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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Description

Subjects addressed in this workshop include:

  • How does hearing work (or not)?
  • What are some types and causes of hearing loss?
  • How do I read an audiogram? (Please bring your student’s audiogram)
  • What is the impact of hearing loss on language and speech development?
  • What are some educational implications of hearing loss?
  • What are some helpful modifications I can make in my teaching?
  • How can I facilitate communication in the classroom?
  • How do hearing aids and cochlear implants work and how can I troubleshoot them?
  • What is an FM/DM system and why is one so often recommended?
  • How do I use and troubleshoot an FM/DM system effectively?
  • What other assistive devices might my student use?
  • How can I create an accessible and welcoming classroom for all of my students

Certificates for 5.5 professional development hours will be given.

Presenters
Linda Taylor, Ed.D.
Suzanne Viani, M.E.D.

Where
NHHA – New Hampshire Hospital Association
125 Airport Road, Concord, NH 03301

Cost
$129 which includes continental breakfast and lunch
Three or more individuals from a school team may register for and attend on the same date at $109 each. (Forms must be mailed or faxed together)
$50 for family member