May 31 - June 5, 2021
Register by Sunday, May 30, 2021
Details About the Retreat:
Our annual family retreat this year is a special week-long event that welcomes both families and professionals. The retreat will include live presentations, Family Fun events, and pre-recorded sessions that will be available to view for 30 days after the event.
Daily Presentations* - Live, Online
Monday, May 31st - Friday, June 4th, 2021
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (CST)
* Each presentation will have a Q&A session with the presenters.
MONDAY, MAY 31 FWR Welcome with TSD Superintendent
Presenter: Claire Bugen, MA
Deaf Culture/Hearing Culture
Presenter: Debbie White, MA
TUESDAY, JUNE 1 Keeping Families TOGETHER
Presenter: Dr. Jaime A.B. Wilson, PhD, ABN
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2 Together…We are the Bridge
Presenter: Djenne-amal Morris, BA, DEI Certificate
THURSDAY, JUNE 3 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Young Adult Panel FRIDAY, JUNE 4 Language in the Home
Presenters: Dr. Sarah Wainscott, PhD, CCC-A, CED & Mr. Bill Wainscott
Family Fun Day
Saturday, June 5th, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (CST)
at 13 Locations
Family Fun Day events are hosted in person* with snacks, games and crafts for children provided. Children are welcome, with parent supervision. Register for more details.
Texas School for the Deaf
The Valley (Edinburg)
*COVID safety practices are determined by location. Please review your registration details.
May 31 - June 30, 2021
Pre-recorded sessions will be available for viewing on your own time during the month of June. Topics include literacy, audiology, technology and so much more! Certified Teachers of the deaf may receive CPEs for sessions attended.
Flyer to share:
Guide by Your Side, Texas Hands and Voices, Education Service Center 11, Education Service Center 13, and Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired