Tag Archive: High School

February 14th, 2015 by | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off

Happy Valentine’s Day! While Valentine’s Day is a day about love, I also like to think that Valentine’s Day is a day about appreciating friendship. Over the years, I have always wondered what it was […]

January 26th, 2015 by | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off

One of my closest friends from high school wrote this. Karina and I met over four years ago at the beginning of my freshman year of high school. When I first met Karina, she was […]

January 21st, 2015 by | Tags: , | 2 Comments »

This past summer at the Usher Syndrome International Conference, I met Clare W. Clare is a high school student and is very involved in her cheerleading squad. Clare has decided to share her experiences about cheerleading, […]

January 17th, 2015 by | Tags: , , | 2 Comments »

In my junior year of high school, my English class and I studied The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. This book was my class’s least favorite book to read because of Hawthorne’s writing style and the difficult […]

June 5th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , , | 2 Comments »

The process of preparing an Individual Family Service Plan (ages birth to three) or an Individualized Education Plan (ages three to twenty-one), can be a nerve-wracking process for even the most resilient parent of a […]

May 16th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , | 2 Comments »

If your child has mastered foundational listening and spoken language skills and is good at early reading comprehension, it’s time to take the task away from parent/teacher/therapist-read stories and to give the child tools for […]

March 7th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , | 14 Comments »

Debbi Culp-Hook has written a long story but a worthwhile to read about her overcoming obstacles in raising a son who is deaf but is a bilateral cochlear implant recipient and has Asperger’s syndrome.  Her […]

January 27th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

AGBell is having their popular LOFT program again this summer for high school students!  Definitely apply if you’re a high school and have hearing loss!  This program will be an opportunity for you to connect […]