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Lunch and Learn Feb 9th, community events

Lunch and Learn Thursdays (12 pm to 1 pm) February 9th, 2023 - Updates from the BC School for the Deaf; Updates from the Well-Being Program for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-Blind (WBP) Register here to receive a webinar link. Interpreters and captioning will be...

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Welcome to 2023!

COMING UP: TDHH Journal Club January 5th, 2023 - Social Emotional Learning April 13th, 2023 - Advocacy June 8th, 2023 - Literacy To receive your zoom login and article, please register here. Once you register, we will email you  a current research article and set up...

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Online Training, ASL Winter, and More

Registration for SERIES Wednesdays, Jan 25th, Feb 1st, 8th and 15th, 2023 3:30 pm to 5 pm Registration for FULL DAY Friday January 27th, 2023, 9 am to 3 pm. POPDHH ASL Programs and Services Winter 2023 Reminder that the registration is now open: ASL Programs for...

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DHHproud 2023 Launch

Remembrance Day, November 11th We are pleased to announce that the registration for DHHproud 2023 is now open. Visit POPDHH - DHHproud2023 page for details and registration links. Lunch and Learn Thursdays November 24th, 2022 - Provincial Deaf and Hard of Hearing...

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POPDHH e-news: Lunch and Learn Nov & Dec 2022

Lunch and Learn Thursdays We have a new lineup for November and December, with the following guest presenters: November 24th, 2022 - Provincial Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (PDHHS) December 15th, 2022 - Westcoast Association of Visual Language Interpreters...

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DHHproud 2023, CAEDHH BC Conference, And More

Lunch and Learn Thursday Fall 2022 Just a reminder that the Fall series is starting on October 6th. If you haven't already,  register here and feel free to share with the colleagues across your district. The webinar link will be sent with registration...

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National Truth and Reconciliation Week

In honour of the National Week for Truth and Reconciliation (September 26th - 30th), POPDHH has collaborated with Indigenous representatives to produce the First Peoples' Principles of Learning in ASL, cultural signs of the Indigenous Peoples in BC, and an...

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Welcome to School Year 2022-2023

How Was your Summer? Welcome to School Year 2022 - 2023! We hope that everyone had a pleasant and restful summer, and a joyful first week of school. POPDHH continues to provide educational consultation, programming and support for students who are Deaf and Hard of...

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June Student Events, Online Training Oct 21st and more

Student Events - June 2022 June 2nd and 3rd, 2022 - Deaf and hard of Hearing Days POPDHH, PDHHS, and TDHH Jamie Corpuz cosponsored a two-day family event in Terrace. On June 2nd, 15 DHH students and their families enjoyed pizza and games, followed by a presentation by...

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Lunch and Learn, Mentorship, Kootenay Konnection & more

Lunch and Learn Thursdays Spring 2022 Our popular webinar series is back for the last two instalments this year. May 26th, 12 pm to 1 pm - Professional Learning Communities Part 1 June 9th, 12 pm to 1 pm  - Professional Learning Communities Part 2 Both sessions will...

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DHHproud – Thank you for joining us!

DHHproud - Showcase, April 11th and Friendship Day April 12th, 2022             On April 11th and 12th 2022, POPDHH hosted the inaugural provincial event for Deaf and Hard of Hearing students, dubbed DHHproud. The event kicked off with a new series of contests, called...

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ASL Spring, Journal Club and More

Quick links: ASL Spring 2022 Registration Referral for ASL Chat (for students who use ASL as their primary mode of communication) Journal Club - A POPDHH and UBC Collaboration   REMINDER: March 9th, 2022, 12 pm to 1 pm Topic: Classroom Fatigue Guest...

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Online Training Feb 18th, Monthly ASL Vocab Quiz and More

Introductory Webinar - Supporting DHH Students - February 18th, 2022 By popular request, we are putting together a special, slightly condensed version of our online training for staff working with DHH students. Register by February 14th or email us for more details....

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POPDHH e-news: What’s Coming Up?

POPDHH Presents: #DHHproud Reminder: The DHHproud - Showcase registration is approaching the deadline of February 1tth.  Please register your students who are interested in competing in one or more of the categories.Updates: The prizes have been announced! Details on...

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DHHproud, Journal Club and more

POPDHH Presents: #DHHproud POPDHH - upcoming workshops and webinars Journal Club - A POPDHH and UBC Collaboration   January 19th, 2022, 12 pm to 1 pm Topic: Unilateral Hearing March 9th, 2022 - Topic TBD May 18th, 2022 - Topic TBD If you haven't already, join the...

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ASL Winter 2022, Journal Club, and more

ASL Programs and Services Winter 2022 Registration now open! POPDHH - upcoming webinars Lunch and Learn Thursdays December 9th, 2021, 12 pm to 1 pm Updates from Auditory Outreach, Provincial Resource Program (AO-PRP) Register here if you haven't already. The webinar...

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POPDHH e-news: Lest We Forget

Reminders: Upcoming Events and Webinars Journal Club - A POPDHH and UBC Collaboration Just a reminder for the TDHHs - the first Journal Club is coming up on Wednesday, November 17th at 12 pm. If you haven't already, join the Journal Club now to receive a zoom link and...

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POPDHH e-news: Lunch & Learn; UBC research; Community News

Lunch and Learn Thursdays - October 28th at Noon Just a reminder that the first session is coming up on October 28th. Register here for any or all of the sessions. The webinar link will be sent with registration confirmation. Interpreters and captioning will be...

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POPDHH e-news: Truth and Reconciliation Journey

Journal Club A POPDHH and UBC Collaboration Dear TDHHs*, Want to stay current about Best Practices in Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education? Join the Journal Club!  Once you join, we will email you  a current research article and set up an online discussion about...

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POPDHH e-news: Back to School Fall 2021

Welcome to School Year 2021 - 2022! We hope that everyone had a safe, pleasant and restful summer, and the first week of school is off to an awesome start! POPDHH continues to provide educational consultation, programming and support for students who are Deaf and Hard...

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POPDHH e-news: Summer 2021 Edition

POPDHH Postings POPDHH has two exciting part time contract positions available: POPDHH ASL Specialist - Contract Position POPDHH ASL Interpreter - Contract Position Click on the links for details and feel free to spread the word! What Has POPDHH Been Up To? Optimist...

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POPDHH – ASL Interpreter – Contract position

POPDHH - ASL Interpreter - Contract Position September 2021 Vacancy: American Sign Language/English Interpreter for POPDHH Contract/part time: September 2021 until further notice (to be negotiated) Hours of work: 15 to 25 hours per week (to be negotiated) Terms: To be...

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POPDHH ASL Specialist – Contract Position

American Sign Language Specialist - Contract Position Start date: Week of September 6th, 2021 Hours and work schedule: 12 hours per week Schedule can be negotiated but preference given to candidates available 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm on weekdays during school year Click on...

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POPDHH e-news June 2021

Honouring the Children Found at Tk’emlúps Indian Residential School POPDHH joins the school districts and community partners across the province to mourn the deaths of 215 Indigenous children discovered recently at the former Tk’emlúps Indian Residential School....

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POPDHH e-news May 2021

  Lunch and Learn Thursdays - Spring 2021 Just a reminder that the last of the Spring Series webinars is coming up: June 10th, 2021 - POPDHH Programs and Services Update, by POPDHH Team & UBC Programs Announcement by Joanna Cannon, PhD, Associate Professor...

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POPDHH e-news: Updates from Home and the Community

Lunch and Learn Thursdays - Spring 2021 Just a reminder that the Spring Series is open for registration: May 13th, 2021 - Sunny Hill Programs and Services Update, by Sydelle Murphy and Marie Campbell June 10th, 2021 - POPDHH Programs and Services Update, by POPDHH...

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DHHCW 2021 – Thank you for joining us!

Another great event has just wrapped up. We would like to thank all the participants for joining us. While we missed seeing everyone in person this year, we are grateful for the ability to connect virtually. We would also appreciate it if you could complete a short...

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POPDHH program updates; Happy Easter

Welcome to Spring Term! Please read on for many exciting updates about POPDHH programs and services, including ASL groups, Online Training for DHH education professionals, Countdown to Kindergarten, and news from our community partners! The registration for new...

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DHHCW updates, Happy Spring Break

  Last chance to register and send in forms Friendship day with MaxiMime -  The registration closes on March 12. Media release forms are due by March 29th. We will be selecting video participants on April 1st. Optimist communication contest - Unfortunately, ASL...

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ASL Programs and Services, Lunch and Learn Spring

  Click on the poster below to read more about our new ASL programs and services, and to register. All programs except ASL chat have a registration deadline of April 5th. To register for ASL chat, please complete a referral form. And as always, visit our ASL...

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DHH Online Training, DHHCW and more

  POPDHH Satisfaction Survey January 2020 - January 2021 LAST CALL: Dear District Partners (TDHHs and District Administrators, and other DHH Education Professionals), If you haven't already, please complete the POPDHH Annual Satisfaction Survey. In addition to...

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POPDHH e-news: DHH Online Training, DHHCW updates and More

POPDHH Satisfaction Survey January 2020 - January 2021 LAST CALL: Dear District Partners (TDHHs and District Administrators, and other DHH Education Professionals), If you haven't already, please complete the POPDHH Annual Satisfaction Survey. In addition to your...

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POPDHH e-news: Annual Satisfaction Survey; Upcoming Events

Dear POPDHH District and Community Partners, Friends and Colleagues, It is that time of the year when we ask you for your valuable feedback about POPDHH services provided in the last (very unusual and challenging) year. Please help us by completing the survey below;...

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POPDHH e-news January 2021

Dear POPDHH District and Community Partners, Friends and Colleagues, We hope that everyone has had a pleasant winter break and that your 2021 is off to a good start. We are also thrilled to wish Alana a warm welcome back from maternity leave. We are excited to share...

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POPDHH e-news – December 2020

Just a reminder that the next Lunch and Learn Webinar is coming up on Thursday, December 10th, 12 pm to 1 pm.  Topic: Overview of TDHH Induction and Retention Program (Official launch in the new year). If you haven't already, register here. The webinar link will be...

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POPDHH Presents: ASL Online Fall 2020 – Encore

POPDHH ASL Programs and Services - Fall 2020 ASL Online Fall 2020 - Encore - now open for registration! Registration is now open for our ASL online class for beginners (Level 1).  The class will be held twice per week for 5 consecutive weeks, Tuesdays and Thursdays...

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