Deaf-Related Links of Interest:
Kentucky Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
An Agency of Education Cabinet
Kentucky Statewide Family Service Center
Provides families with information and educational programs designed to increase their knowledge of deafness.
Kentucky School for the Deaf Outreach Wikispace
Provides teachers, school staff, administrators, parents, and students resources
Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
American Annals of the Deaf
This long-lived academic journal is a must for anyone pursuing Deaf Studies
National Association of the Deaf
Resource guide for deaf studies from the Wallace library at RIT Includes topics such as deaf in literature.
A new Web site for questions about raising and educating children who are deaf or hard of hearing has been launched by the Center for Education Research Partnerships at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, a college of Rochester Institute of Technology
Journal of Deaf Studies & Deaf Education
Academic journal devoted to deaf studies
What is a Cochlear Implants?
This is a manufacturer's website on cochlear implants. Other resources should be looked at as well when considering this option
Cochlear Implants Central Kentucky Special Education Cooperative
National Institution on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
DeafMD, an innovative website providing accurate, concise, and valuable health information in American Sign Language to the Deaf & Hard of Hearing population. Using health information created by two trustworthy and unbiased government sources—the Centers for Disease Control and the National Institutes of Health, our team of healthcare providers, linguists, and educators translates this complex information into ASL.
Office of Special Education & Rehab. Services
U.S. Department of Education's brand-new publication called Opening Doors: Technology and Communication Options for Children With Hearing Loss. It's designed to connect children and their families with assistance as early as possible. It also describes current technologies and communication options for children with hearing loss, including deafness.
KSD Idioms in American Sign Language
KSD Outreach's Statewide Educational Resource Center on Deafness
* KSD does not endorse any products or services that may be offered on the above websites. KSD is not responsible for the content on the above sites. They are offered only as possible resources for consideration.