Helping children to reach their full potential.

Supporting Children with Hearing Loss in School Settings:

Reframing challenges as opportunities to support diverse learners  

Where: Live via Zoom Webinar and recorded
Cost: General $170 | Concession $130

This two-part live webinar focuses on educating students who are deaf or hard of hearing, who come from a range of backgrounds and have a variety of abilities. Each presenter is an AG Bell Academy Board member and listening and spoken language specialist. Join the webinar to hear these specialists present live from America on the below topics.

Day one: Thursday, 22 July 2021

07.00am – 08.00am: Children From Multilingual Settings

Presented by Uma Soman PhD

08.10am – 09.10am: Children and Families Experiencing Trauma/Adversity

Presented by Jenna Voss PhD

09.20am – 10.20: Children with Additional Disabilities

Presented by Elizabeth Rosenzweig PhD

Day two: Tuesday, 27 July 2021

07.00am – 08.30am: Putting It All Together: Case Studies

Presented by Uma Soman, Jenna Voss and Elizabeth Rosenzweig. 

Please note: The time zone is Brisbane, Australia (Australian Eastern Standard Time)


Australian Professional Standards for Teachers covered by this workshop:

  • 1.1 – Physical, social and intellectual development and characteristics of students
  • 1.3 – Students with diverse linguistic, cultural, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds
  • 1.5 – Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities
  • 1.6 – Strategies to support full participation of students with disability
  • 3.5 – Use effective classroom communication

An application has been submitted to the AG Bell Academy for CEU points, results are pending.