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(Article) Why Oregon teachers are talking about a possible May 8 strike


Posted on April 9, 2019
The Oregon Coalition of Community Charter Schools argues the proposed bill leaves out students in public charter schools, education settings supported by service districts, youth correctional and juvenile detention programs, tribal schools and the Oregon School for the Deaf. ...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Oregon Trail school district is looking for ASL Teacher position


Posted on April 8, 2019
We are looking for an American Sign Language Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year and are hoping you would be willing to post this link to your website for any interested candidates. ...
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Tag(s): Announcement

(Article) New Survey from Communication Service for the Deaf Reveals 72 Percent of Hearing Americans Have Little to No Experience With Deaf People


Posted on April 7, 2019
Survey examines attitudes, perceptions and experiences among hearing Americans about the Deaf community on several key issues: labels and definitions; personal experiences; communication and responsibilities; career options; leadership; and workplace impact. Key questions include: Would you...Read...
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Tag(s): Announcement

(Portland) Interested to join the ASL Interpreting Performance Script Reading


Posted on April 7, 2019
Hello,My name is Matthew Miller and I'm a member of LineStorm Playwrights, a collective of playwrights based in Portland, OR.We're a group of playwrights trying to create a more inclusive theatre community and we're wondering if there was any interest in us having ASL interpreters at the concert...
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(Article) USA DEAF SWIMMING SELECTS NATIONAL TEAM FOR 2019 CHAMPIONSHIPS


Posted on April 7, 2019
Courtesy: USA Deaf SwimmingUSA Deaf Swimming is pleased to announce the selection of athletes for the 2019 World Deaf Swimming Championships. The World Championships will be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil on August 25-31, 2019. The following athletes have been selected to represent the United States as...
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Tag(s): Announcement

(Job Opening) Health Care Interpreter Language Access Program Coordinator


Posted on April 1, 2019
The Health Care Interpreter Language Access Program (OPA2) position (req-4289) has been posted, open competitive and will close on 4/14/2019. Click below to view the announcement:...
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Tag(s): Announcement, Employment

An Update from your Weekly eNews Editor


Posted on March 31, 2019
Hello EveryoneFor the past 5 years, I assumed the primary role in maintain the weekly enews on every Sundays and I believe this is my first time that I will not be able to manage the weekly enews for next 3 weeks until end of April because I am going out of country with minimal access to internet....
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Tag(s): Announcement

(Article) A Letter to Editor: Reminds reader of preparing deaf daughter for a hearing world


Posted on March 31, 2019
I read with interest the article by Amy Webb ("When you meet a child with special needs, don't leave," March 19, page 1C), whose daughter was born with disabilities and the challenges she faces.It brought back memories of my daughter Debbie, who was born deaf, and how I prepared her for a hearing...
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Tag(s): Announcement