Activities

 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 https://nationaldb.org/ohoaregister  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

OR

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

 

Family-to-Family Communities (F2FC)

October 2016 - May 2017
Family-to-Family Communities is a collaborative project sponsored by State Deaf-Blind Projects, the National Center on Deaf-Blindness, and the National Family Association for Deaf-Blind.  This opportunity is open to all, regardless of the age of your family member with deaf-blindness

 

For more information check out our flyer