About Deaf Education
Deaf Education Program
Students ages 0 to 22 with a hearing impairment may require special education services to access their education. Services are provided to eligible students in a variety of instructional settings. Assistance may be provided in the areas of reading comprehension, oral and written language structure, vocabulary building, as well as speech reading, auditory learning, and correct usage of note takers and/or sign language interpreters.
Services for Children Ages Birth to 3 Years:
Intra-agency coordination of services to infants with hearing impairments and their families provided in conjunction with Early Childhood Intervention programs, including:
- Follow-up audiological assessment and fitting of amplification
- Parent education and direct intervention in the home environment
- Family access to publications, organizations and support groups