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University of Utah: Multi-University Consortium Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

University of Utah: Multi-University Consortium Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments
University of Utah
Department of Special Education
1721 Campus Center Drive, SAEC 2280
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9253
(801) 585-3925 (Local)
(801) 585-6476 (Fax)
chris.bischke@utah.edu
http://www.ed.utah.edu/SPED/

Brief Description

The Multi-University Consortium for Teacher Preparation Program in Sensory Impairments is a cooperative effort between the Special Education Departments of the University of Utah and Utah State University. This program stresses family-centered practices which are sensitive to cultural diversity.

Geographic area served: Utah

Staff

Chris Bischke, Director, Assistant Professor, (801) 585-3925, chris.bischke@utah.edu
Rob O'Neill, Department Chair, (801) 581-8121, rob.oneill@utah.edu

Services Offered

Services for Professionals

  • Personnel Preparation
    • Offers courses which present a holistic approach to the education of children and youth who are Deaf and hard of hearing, and blind or visually impaired and deafblind with an age-appropriate emphasis on developmentally appropriate practices and academic achievement.
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