7 Reasons Why Your Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Child Should Take STEM Classes

  A couple of weeks ago, Micah broke his wrist trying to land a skateboarding trick. Despite the setback, he’s recently decided he wants to become a pro-skater, and yesterday I caught him googling “skateboard college.” He watches X-Games online, styles his hair long, wears ripped Vans sneakers and sports his Volcom hat backwards. While … More 7 Reasons Why Your Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Child Should Take STEM Classes

The Most Important Thing I Learned About My Deaf Child From Deaf Adults

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to see a panel of Deaf adults share stories from their life experiences. This was no ordinary panel. These were Deaf adults who had defied all of the stereotypes about hearing loss and beaten the educational odds. In addition to being Deaf with language barriers, they told stories of … More The Most Important Thing I Learned About My Deaf Child From Deaf Adults