Victorian Deaf Education Institute
Next Event | Feb 25

Transition To Tertiary Education Or Work In Victoria: Practices And Resources For Students Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing

A twilight session on 25 February 2016 will be hosted at VDEI to provide information on transitioning from school to tertiary education and the workforce. Four Victorian practitioners will discuss how services in Victoria support young people who are deaf or hard of hearing (DHH) and experiencing this transitional change. The seminar will include ...
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calendarMar 06
Aussie Deaf Kids Parents' Conference 2016
​ Preparations for the Aussie Deaf Kids Parent Conference are underway. We have a packed program of many issues that are important to all parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing (DHH).  Our first session will look at the National Disab...
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calendarMar 10
Early Intervention
VDEI are delighted to host world acclaimed academic Professor Christine Yoshinaga-Itano in March.  She will present two full-day seminars on best practice in early intervention for young people who are deaf or hard of hearing (DHH). ​​ Day One ...
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calendarApr 14
Introduction to the VDEI Assessment Protocol
​Associate Professor Margaret Brown will introduce the VDEI Protocol for the Assessment of Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. The Protocol provides teachers with a framework for assessment, goal setting, and teaching. It can measure and monit...
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calendarApr 21
Introduction to the Auslan Developmental Checklist No 1 and No 2
VDEI is hosting two twilight seminars in April and May on the Auslan Developmental Checklist. The presenters are Early Intervention and Education practitioners who use this checklist.  The Auslan Developmental Checklist helps to monitor the Auslan ...
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calendarJan 11
Aussie Deaf Kids Parents' Conference 2016
  Aussie deaf kids have a packed program relating to many issues that are important to all parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing (DHH).   Our first session will look at the National Disability Insurance Scheme as well as the transit... read more
calendarNov 23
Professional Learning 2016 Snapshot
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​The 2016 Professional learning 2016 snapshot is available. The program covers a vast range of topics, including: transition early intervention the Auslan Development Checklist theory of mind and education audiology. Downloadable versions ca... read more
calendarNov 23
The Annual Professional Learning Needs Survey
VDEI's 2015 annual professional learning needs survey is now available. The survey, which was originally developed in 2012, has been updated and distributed annually since its inception. VDEI uses the data from this survey to assist future VDEI prof... read more
calendarNov 13
Expression of Interest - Coaching and Mentoring Auditory - Verbal Therapy
The Victorian Deaf Education Institute is offering a three year mentoring course for Auditory-Verbal Therapy in 2016.  What is a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist? Listening and Spoken Langauge Specialists (LSLS) are professionals who met ... read more
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​The 2016 Professional learning 2016 snapshot is available. The program covers a vast range of topics, including: transition early intervention the Auslan Development Checklist theory of mind and education audiology. Downloadable versions can be found here:       2016 Professional Learning Snapshot (PDF)   (Word - docx) Details in the table below:   Month Topic Date/Time/Type Audience Cost Term ...