The 20th Annual DuBard Symposium: Dyslexia & Related Disorders

September 14-15, 2016
Hattiesburg, MS
Hosted/Sponsored by: DuBard School for Language Disorders
Sponsored By: Mississippi Department of Education, Hattiesburg Clinic Connections,
Pine Grove International Association Method Task Force

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USH Syndrome Coalition

August 23rd - Own the Equinox

September 17th - Usher Syndrome Awareness Day

Also, click here to read our Project Advisory Committee Member's own account of living with USH Syndrome.



Open Hands Open Access:  Deaf-Blind Intervener Learning Modules

 The Open Hands Open Access (OHOA) Intervener Learning Modules are a free national resource designed to increase awareness, knowledge, and skills related to intervention for students who are deaf-blind and are being served in the educational settings (ages 3 through 21). 


HOW CAN YOU TAKE THE MODULES?                                     

1) Take them through the National Center on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB) for FREE.  Go to the website at  to register and complete the online form. Once you are given a sign-in credential, you can move through the modules at your own pace in an unhosted environment


2) Join in with Mississippians to take them! Email or call us: 800-264-5135 to find out when the next Cohort starts or to tailor your educational team training! Project Staff will be in touch with you.

 This option will provide you with: 

· Applying your learning to your student/child

· Additional expertise through collaborative learning

· Shared ideas, resources, and extended support

· Increased teaming = greater student/child success

· Regular feedback on your assignments

· Monthly face to face time with your host