Teaching Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing Students
ClassAct from DeafTEC provides strategies, teaching tools, and other information to improve access to learning for deaf and hard-of-hearing students in postsecondary classrooms.
The RIT American Sign Language & Deaf Studies Community Center offers classroom tips, a Deaf culture tip sheet, and other resources for faculty.
Teach2Connect provides instructors with classroom teaching strategies that foster collaborative learning among deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing students. Additionally, it assists faculty in finding answers to questions about working with deaf and hard-of-hearing students.
Training through RIT’s Center for Professional Development are available to help build awareness of diversity and deaf culture.
Department of Access Services
DAS provides interpreting, notetaking, and real-time captioning services to the RIT community. Our goal is to provide the highest possible quality of access to communication.
CAST works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning.