Educational Programming for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Paul DesBarres, Educator of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing provides consultation support for students with hearing loss in the areas of listening skill development and assistive listening devices (hearing aids, cochlear implants, personal FM systems). Inservicing is available for teachers of students with hearing loss. Information shared at the inservice includes a discussion of the student’s audiogram, amplification equipment (hearing aids, cochlear implants, personal FM system, etc) and classroom strategies that enhance the learning environment for a student with hearing loss. Support is also available to address the individual needs of the student with hearing loss in the classroom setting. Assessment of language and academic skills is also available.