The Collaboration for Effective Educator Development, Accountability, and Reform (CEEDAR) Center at the University of Florida is a national technical assistance center dedicated to supporting states in their efforts to develop teachers and leaders who can successfully prepare students with disabilities to achieve college and career-ready standards. One of the objectives of the project is to organize and synthesize the literature on evidence-based practices for students with disabilities. The purpose of this article is to share a summary of the evidence-based practices in the areas of communication and literacy for students who are deaf, hard of hearing, visually impaired, or deafblind, as well as recommendations for service providers and researchers.
Luckner, John L., Bruce, Susan M., and Ferrell, Kay Alicyn. (2015). A Summary of the Communication and Literacy Evidence-Based Practices for Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Visually Impaired, and Deafblind. Communicatin Disorders Quarterly. doi:10.1177/1525740115597507