I am trying to help my daughter. One of her children, a boy of 17, is deaf. He is in a regular school and now the school tells her that he only has 9 credits. They lie to her about things, saying that he wants to go to a deaf school 4 hours away and what they will do for him. What are the options? There are limited services here.
I would recommend that you contact the Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind (ASDB) and ask for the name and phone number of the regional coordinator for cooperative services in your area. Ask if there are services offered from the Regional Cooperatives that are part of ASDB outreach services. If there is no Regional Cooperative agreement, you can contact Pia Benson ( Pia.Benson@asdb.az.gov) in the South East region or Jan Goetze (email@example.com) in the Central region to see if services can be arranged. You also should also call the superintendent at the School for the Deaf (Robert Hill – firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange a visit and/or talk to him about regional cooperative services.