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Subject: Hand In Hand: Understanding Deafblindness for Education Teams of Students Who Are Deafblind
Source: Missouri Deafblind Technical Assistance Project/Missouri School for the Blind
Intended Audience: Education teams of students with deafblindness (parents, teacher, classroom paraprofessional, therapists, etc.)
Date: April 12, 2011
Mark your calendars for the 2011-12 course which will be October 26, 27, and 28, 2011; January 25 and 26 and April 18 and 19, 2012, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. This is the first time for this course in this location. 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.
Registration will be posted August 2011 at http://www.msb.dese.mo.gov/, select 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.