Are you a dedicated Teacher of the Deaf or a professional looking to expand your knowledge and skills in supporting deaf and hard-of-hearing students?
If so, we have some exciting news for you! We are thrilled to announce a series of concise and highly informative online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) sessions tailored specifically for you.
At DELTA, we understand the importance of staying up-to-date with the latest advancements and strategies in your field. That’s why we have curated a set of CPD sessions that follow a structured format to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.
What to Expect:
Each session is designed to be both informative and interactive, making it an ideal opportunity for professional growth. Here’s a glimpse of what you can expect:
15-Minute Expert Presentation: Our sessions kick off with a succinct and focused 15-minute presentation by a subject-matter expert. These experts bring years of experience and in-depth knowledge to the table, ensuring that you receive valuable insights.
Interactive Q&A and Discussion: Following the presentation, we open the floor to you! Engage in a dynamic Q&A and discussion segment where you can ask questions, share your thoughts, and gain a deeper understanding of the topic.
Mark Your Calendars:
To make it easier for you to plan ahead, we’ve scheduled these sessions on specific dates:
Thursday, September 21st, 2023
- Topic: Disabled Student Allowance – How the Process Works and Available Support
- Presented by: Connevans
Thursday, November 16th, 2023
- Topic: Talk for Writing with Deaf Children
- Presented by: Catherine Sharp
Thursday, January 18th, 2024
- Topic: Evaluating Listening and the Listening Environment: Is the Equipment Doing What It’s Supposed to Do?
- Presented by: Tony Murphy and Jane Beadman
Thursday, March 21st, 2024
- Topic: The Importance of Music for Deaf Children and Practical Ideas
- Presented by: Julie Hughes (Elizabeth Foundation)
Thursday, April 16th, 2024
- Topic: Language Assessment
- Presented by: Helen Martin (Ewing Foundation)
Thursday, June 20th, 2024
- Topic: To Be Confirmed
Securing Your Spot:
It’s essential to note that our Google Meet sessions have limited capacity, accommodating up to 100 attendees. These sessions tend to fill up quickly due to their high demand. As a valued Chattering subscriber, you have the privilege of being among the first to receive this exciting opportunity. To secure your place for these valuable CPD sessions, simply sign up via our survey link provided below.
Your professional development matters to us, and we are committed to providing you with a platform for continuous learning and growth. We eagerly anticipate your participation in these professional sessions.
Thank you for choosing DELTA (Deaf Education Through Listening and Talking for your professional development journey.