Statewide Outreach Workshop for Families, Professionals, and Community Members

This is an in-person event.

Event Date
-

Tennessee School for the Deaf - Nashville (TSB campus)
115 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37211
United States

Region
Statewide
Contact Name
Tracy Duncan
Email Address
t.duncan@tsdeaf.org
Contact Phone
865.320.3754 (Voice, Text)
Alternate Contact
David Ogle
Alternate Phone
865.469.9283 (Voice, Text)
Event Type
Education,
Parent Programs,
Professional Development,
Workshops

 

Statewide Outreach Workshop for Families, Professionals, and Community Members

The Importance of Family Involvement

Keynote Speaker: JoAnn Bennfield, Director

Gallaudet University Resource Center - South

Location: 

Tennessee Schools for the Deaf - Nashville / Tennessee School for the Blind campus
115 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

When:

Saturday, November 9, 2019  - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Schedule:

8:00 – 10:00 – Onsite Registration
9:00 – 10:00 – TSDN Open House – Kim Baggett – light refreshments
10:00 – 11:00 – TSD’s Bilingual Education (approach / philosophy)
11:00 – 12:30 – TSD Bilingual –  ASL & English  – JoAnn Benfield – Importance of Family Involvement
12:30 – 1:15 – Reception – light refreshments / bring your own lunch
12:30 – 1:00 - 2020 Statewide Workshop – Stakeholders meeting (Board Room)
1:30 – 2:30 – Breakout sessions:

  • TN Hands & Voices – Parents / Professionals
  • Vanderbilt Deaf Ed. – Dana Kann – IEPs for families
  • Vanderbilt – Mama Lere Hearing School – Listening Spoken Language
  • TN Deaf-Blind Project – Danna Conn

There is no child care.