The Power of Community Partnerships: Spotlight on NBDA

There is an African proverb that says, “It takes a village to raise a child.” To create healthy and safe environments for deaf youth to thrive and succeed, it takes more than a village — it takes an entire community of organizations working together.

In recognition of the power of community, the National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Outcomes (NDC) reached out to the National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA) to learn and share more about the work they do.

How to Center Deaf People in Systems Change, According to Local Community Experts

Learn How to Center Deaf People in Decision-Making

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A New Report Redefines "Evidence-Based"

Like all OSEP technical assistance and dissemination centers, the National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Outcomes strives to provide the highest-quality assistance by incorporating practices that are “evidence-based”—a term that means they have been shown to be the most effective and should be prioritized for use. 

However, for the deaf population, “evidence-based” is a term that often falls short.