Deaf Success in Fall 2020: Guide for High Schools
Educational and transition planning for deaf students requires a flexible, positive approach, now more than ever. NDC has answered many FAQs about how to find needed resources to support transition, what programs are available in different states, and how to meet legal obligations — even if students are not in the school building every day.
This guide has key strategies to support deaf success at your high school during Fall 2020 and beyond. Every link is to an NDC resource, tip sheet, or toolkit on that topic that can help.
Be flexible with accommodations. Remote interpreters and speech-to-text services may be needed for hybrid and online classrooms.
Caption all of your videos and media, including podcasts or student projects.
Support students in making the best use of technology and proactive strategies to stay in touch when learning goes remote.