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Building Math Readiness: Parents as Partners

Parents of deaf and hard of hearing children 3 to 5 years old who live in Connecticut, Rhode Island, or Massachusetts are needed to help create an online program to show parents how to bring basic math into their everyday interactions with their children and to prepare their deaf or hard of hearing children for school. 

 

If you participate you will receive: 

5 online workshops 

$1,000 upon completion of all aspects of the project 

A mini video camera with accessories, webcam, etc. 

Information regarding you child's understanding of math concepts 

Expert advice and guidance to improve your child's learning of math concepts 

Networking with other parents of young deaf and hard of hearing children. 

 

If you particpate you will be asked to: 

participate in 5 online workshops 

Complete brief questionnaires 

Videotape short, natural interactions with your child between workshops 

Maintain online journal or log daily 

Participate in online discussions 

Participate in online meetings using video technology (provided) 

 

If you are interested in participating in this project, please contact Karen Kritzer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Claudia Pagliaro at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

About American Society for Deaf Children

We believe deaf or hard-of-hearing children are entitled to full communication access in their home, school, and community. We also believe that language development, respect for the Deaf, and access to deaf and hard-of-hearing role models are important to assure optimal intellectual, social, and emotional development.  Read More


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