Employment Report Shows Strong Labor Market Passing by Deaf Americans

Unemployment in the United States recently hit a 49-year low. However, the strong U.S. labor market is passing by millions of deaf Americans. 

Cawthon to Present at 2019 OSEP Leadership Conference on Research-to-Practice Connections

National Deaf Center Director Stephanie Cawthon, Ph.D., will present at the U.S. Department of Education’s 2019 Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) Leadership Conference in Arlington, Virginia, on July 22-24. 

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. 

Stephanie Cawthon: Deaf-Friendly Starbucks Proves Power of Inclusivity

National Deaf Center Director Stephanie Cawthon wrote this opinion originally published by The Hill.