Monday, April 6, 2009

MegaDeaf Conference

The Kentucky School for the Deaf recently hosted the first MegaDeafConference. The two-hour teleconference included more than 40 institutions that educate the deaf in 21 states along with Northern Ireland and England. The program of student-produced offered presentations included:

  • The Ernest C. Drury School for the Deaf in Ontario showing drama productions
  • The Kentucky School for the Deaf showed its award-winning program Idioms of the Week
  • The Montana School for the Deaf and Blind offered a virtual ski trip
  • The journalism class of the Minnesota’s North Star Academy took participants on a tour of its online newspaper
  • The Ohio School for the Deaf showed off its recycling project called Goes Green!
  • The Kansas School for the Deaf presented famous deaf Kansans.