Tag Archive: Deaf Community

August 7th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , | 2 Comments »

Last night, the children’s news program Nick News with Linda Ellerbee was all about kids who are deaf or hard of hearing.  The program featured stories from five different tweens/teens who represented a variety of […]

January 1st, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

JessicaAndKarina

Jessica, my sister who is also a bilateral cochlear implant recipient, has been mainstreamed at a local public high school that just so happens to have a large program for deaf students in metro-Boston area. […]

June 17th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments »

This post is written by a Deaf parent of a deaf child with bilateral cochlear implants. How?? One may wonder how a child from a signing household is able to develop listening and speaking skills. […]

June 16th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , | 1 Comment »

A Deaf parent of a child with bilateral cochlear implants writes an informative post for those who work with children who are deaf/hh related to Deaf parents who chose spoken language and CIs for their […]

October 11th, 2010 by | Tags: , , | 6 Comments »

The other day at school I met a girl who has hearing aids. She could hear perfectly fine but was using sign language. I asked her why she was signing when she can speak perfectly […]

July 11th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

These articles are reposted from the reports I did for the AG Bell Convention 2010’s Official Blog.  I am reposting them here for readers who did not see them “live” during the Convention and so […]

March 17th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments »

We began our trip today at Centeno, a school for deaf children in Costa Rica that uses sign language. The school is just one department on the campus of the Center for Inclusive Education in […]

April 27th, 2009 by | Tags: , , , , , , | 18 Comments »

Tonight’s episode of the Fox network’s television show “House” featured a story about a deaf (probably considers him self Deaf?) high school wrestler who develops some mysterious symptoms.  Sounds like a case for Dr. House […]