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

Principle 9: Qualified Providers are Critical to a Child's Success

RMTC-D/HH reviews the ninth essential principle, "Qualified providers are critical to a child's success," 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, Kailie Asam, Teacher of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing in Monroe County; Lisa Curzio-Blake, Counselor for the D/HH in Pinellas County; and April Vinson, D/HH Staffing Specialist in Columbia County share how they have optimized their programs with qualified providers for students who are deaf/hard of hearing in their districts.