Parent Get-Togethers Online - d/hh/db children 0 - 5 years
Please join the online parent get-togethers this fall! We call this COFFEE BREAK.
The event meets online once a month using ZOOM. It is very informal and relaxed – just an easy conversation. Families often have questions they might ask. Below is a sample agenda, possible dates August – December, and speakers – topics.
These get-togethers take place online using ZOOM. You use your home device with a mic and camera.
ZOOM is free to install on your device. Visit to sign-up for a personal account. https://zoom.us/
The parent get-together is made-up of two parts:
• Guest Speaker: a brief chat, 20+ minutes
• Communication & Conversation: 20+ minutes
A sample agenda looks like this:
7:00 – 7:05 Greeting
7:05 – 7:30 Guest or Communication Skills
7:30 – 7:55 Guest or Communication Skills
7:55 – 8:00 Conclusion
Parent Get -Togethers Scheduled Thursdays at 7:00 PM CST
8.29 Donice Kaufman TN EARS - Emergency Alert Resources System for the Deaf
Communication Skills - Meaningful Safety & Emergency Vocabulary
9.12 Kayla Head Professional Deaf Woman: life experiences using hearing aids and cochlear implants Communication Skills - Meaningful Social -Emotional Vocabulary
9.26 Tina Regenwether Education Topics: Early Intervention and Transition
Communication Skills - Keeping your child’s visual attention
10.17 Marc Hayes Mama Lere Hearing School: Educational Considerations for your child
Communication Skills: Developing auditory attention
10.24 Paula Wagner Local Education Agency (LEA) Outreach
Communication Skills: Developing visual attention
11.7 Vicki Powers Educational Audiology
Communiation skills - Meaningful Listening / Signed Vocabulary
11.21 Susan Jones Family Experiences: Raising a deaf daughter in a rural city near Nashville
Communication Skills - Meaningful Positive Behavior Vocabulary
12.12? Aric Randolph / Beryl Corey Raising a Successful Child: self-esteem, spiritual / moral, and self-confident.
Communication Skills: Meaningful Conversation Vocabulary
Interested? Receive a notification and join the Coffee Break meetings YOU want to attend.
Contact Tracy Duncan to add your email to the notification list. firstname.lastname@example.org
Sign-up on or before August 13th.
Notifications are sent one week before the get-together is scheduled.