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All About Newborn Hearing Screenings

Children who are Deaf or hard of hearing need strategies and supports to ensure they can access language, social interaction, and all areas of development. Early intervention is critical to their success. 

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Maryland Hearing Aid Loan Bank

The Maryland Hearing Aid Loan Bank was created to provide immediate access to hearing aids to infants, toddlers, and children.

Incorporating Deaf Culture into the Mainstream Experience: The Educational Interpreter’s Role

The following recorded webinar, Incorporating Deaf Culture into the Mainstream Experience: The Educational Interpreter’s Role, featuring expert Ricky Rose, Jr. is part of a learning series for Educational Interpreters to practice and demonstrate their proficiency for understanding the speaker’s sign language

Better Hearing Speech Month

May Is Better Hearing & Speech Month, and the perfect time to evaluate your child’s technology use and establish, or recommit to, some healthy limits and habits.

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Targeted Strategies – Deafness

A list of effective strategies for working with children who have deafness or other hearing impairments, as well as some helpful resources.

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Deafness

Information and links related to serving students who are deaf.