University of Utah: Multi-University Consortium Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments

General Information

University of Utah: Multi-University Consortium Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments
University of Utah
Salt Lake City Utah 1 84112-9253
(801) 585 3925
Donna.henricksen@ed.utah.edu <Donna.henricksen@ed.utah.edu>
http://www.ed.utah.edu/SPED/

Brief Description

The Multi-University Consortium for Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments is a cooperative effort between the Special Education Departments of the University of Utah and Utah State University. This program stresses family-centered practices which are sensitive to cultural diversity.

Staff

Chris Bischke, Director, Assistant Professor, chris.bischke@utah.edu, 801 585 3925

Rob O'Neill, Department Chair, rob.oneill@utah.edu, 801 581 8121

Services Offered

  • Personnel Preparation
    • Offers courses which present a holistic approach to the education of children and youth who are Deaf and hard of hearing, and blind or visually impaired and deafblind with an age-appropriate emphasis on developmentally appropriate practices and academic achievement.