Pepnet 2 recently hosted the second of the Five Summit Series on Building State Capacity to Address Critical Issues in Deaf Education: Transition from Secondary Education to Postsecondary Options. Participants from 25 state teams heard advice from people around the country addressing specific topics. Summaries of their panel presentations can be read by:
The deadline for proposals for the pepnet 2 Training Institute (PTI) has been extended to Dec. 6, 2013! PTI is our second pepnet 2 National Conference, to be held in conjunction with the Association of Higher Education and Disabilities (AHEAD) 2014 Conference on July 14 – 19, 2014 in Sacramento, CA. For more details,
Kerri Hofferty, Associate Director of Access and Disability Services at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Washington, shares five recommendations to colleges on how they can best support deaf and hard of hearing students on their campuses.
Let pepnet 2 help with that process! We have an interactive eLearning course for job hunters called Getting a Job! These self-paced modules help you plan an effective search, and even learn attitude-adjustment tips that will improve your chances at getting hired.
Your “My pn2” eLearning Dashboard helps you track all of the trainings and courses you have taken with pn2, provides a place for you to store important documents you want to save, and prompts you with opportunities that you might want to take advantage of. The right hand column alerts you to topics of interest that are currently buzzing on the pn2 Forum pages, while the left hand column’s News Box alerts you to pn2 news.
We all encounter situations that we cannot resolve on our own. That’s why the pn2 Technical Assistance Team offers a LiveChat link on the pepnet.org website, monitored by members of the TA team who are ready to answer any and all questions posed by pepnet2 stakeholders.
Having access to information and instruction as well as events and experiences is fundamental in the lives and successes of deaf and hard of hearing individuals. Pepnet 2’s Access:The Fundamentals is an online eLearning tool that provides basic information about accommodations that can make education, employment, and other activities accessible. Learn more with this free training,