An International Symposium
Technology and Deaf Education
TechSym

Exploring Instructional and Access Technologies

Sponsored by
National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology
The Nippon Foundation of Japan and PEN-International

June 23 - June 25, 2008

http://www.rit.edu/ntid/vp/techsym/




All the WWW based resources from the 2001, 2003, and 2005 Symposia have been archived.

Archive of June 2005 Web Pages

Main Page
Program

Archive of June 2003 Web Pages

Main Page
Program
Proceedings

Archive of June 2001 Web Pages

Main Page
Program
Proceedings
Recommendation Report

 



Mark Your Calendars for the June 2010 Symposium!

The next Instructional Technology Symposium is scheduled for June 21-23, 2010 at NTID. Select "Send Me Information" at the left to add your name to the Symposium distribution list to receive information about future plans. View the Fact Sheet for the 2010 Technology Symposium at: 2010Announcement.pdf

2008 Symposium a Success!

Over 250 deaf education professionals, from 17 countries met at NTID, June 23 . 25, 2008 for the Technology and Education of the Deaf Symposium. The program consisted of two plenary addresses, 44 formal presentations, 24 poster sessions, and 10 exhibits.

Captioned Videostream and PowerPoints

Papers for the presentations and poster sessions have been posted on this site. Click on the "Papers" link under "Proceedings" to the left.

2008 Symposium Reports

A 12 page Overall Symposium Evaluation Summary Report (2008/Overall_Eval_Summary_08.pdf) contains complete background information on the Symposium and an analysis of feedback obtained from session and overall evaluation data.

A two page Summary (2008/Summary_08.pdf) of the Symposium, along with quotes, links to videos and presentation resources.




Symposium Video

View a brief video promoting the 2008 Symposium and enjoy highlights from the 2005 Symposium. (requires Flash player)


2005 Symposium Reports

A two page Summary (2005/Summary_05.pdf) of the Symposium, along with quotes, links to many photographs and presentation resources.

A 16 page Overall Symposium Evaluation Summary Report (2005/Overall_Eval_Summary_05.pdf) contains complete background information on the Symposium and an analysis of feedback obtained from session and overall evaluation data.


2005 Symposium Resources Available Online

To learn how to access the 2003 and 2005 online resources, read How to Access Symposium Presentation Resources on the WWW (2003/howtouse.pdf). This document describes how to view, online, all presentation summaries, abstracts, media files, captions and video files.


National Technical Institute for the Deaf
Rochester Institute of Technology
585 475-6894 (V-TTY)
techsym@rit.edu