How Language is like Frosting Cookies

Sieve full of powdered sugar. If anyone has heard Mary or I present, or been at one of our home visits, or talked to us at a childcare conference…heck, if you’ve talked to us at all, you know that we always are talking about how hearing loss impacts the...

Back to School Tips: 2018-19 Edition

Time flies when you are having fun, right?!  Now it’s time to get down to business–SCHOOL TIME! 1. Meet your child’s teachers!  Make sure your child knows how to get to her classroom(s) and can read/write/sign/say her teacher(s) name.  Complete the...

The Beginnings SC Model

Six years ago this month, Mary and I (Cara) sat around a table at our then-favorite eating establishment and met with the leadership of Beginnings, Inc. from North Carolina. Fast-forward to now where Mary and I have provided individualized, in-person education and...

8 Back to School Tips-2017 Edition

  1. Begin with a fresh start. This is a new school year, which means it’s an opportunity for a brand new start! Your child has different teachers, different classmates, maybe your child is even in a new school.  Either way, this year you know more.  You know...