Resource Materials and Technology Center for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing

Principle 10: State Leadership and Collaboration is Essential

RMTC-D/HH reviews the tenth essential principle, "State Leadership and Collaboration is Essential," from the Optimizing Outcomes for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing Educational Service Guidelines. Followed by RMTC-D/HH's presentation the panel of experts, Jennifer Coburn, BESE Specialist; Carmelina Hollingsworth, RMTC-D/HH director; Shelley Ardis, FSDB Administrator; Jennifer Francisco, EIP Director; and Elizabeth Padilla, Orange County Coordinator. They shared how they have worked to optimize programs for students who are D/HH by collaborating with district personnel, state personnel, and additional stakeholders.