Sulphur, Okla. The National Association of the Deaf will host its board meeting on the campus of the Oklahoma School for the Deaf on Wednesday, October 4. This is the first time that the NAD Board has visited the OSD campus. The NAD board members will tour the campus and meet students.
The board meeting is open to the public and will begin at 10 a.m. in the Student Union building on the OSD campus at 1100 E. Oklahoma in Sulphur.
The NAD is a civil rights organization of, by and for deaf and hard of hearing individuals in the United States. Established in 1880, the NAD was founded by deaf leaders and continued to advocate for deaf and hard of hearing citizens in areas, such as early intervention, education, employment, health care, technology and telecommunications.
OSD is the state resource center for deafness and is proud to serve the entire state of Oklahoma through education, technology, consultations and professional development opportunities. The main campus is in Sulphur with satellite early childhood programs in Chickasha and Edmond.
For more information on OSD’s programs and services, contact OSD Superintendent Larry Hawkins at email@example.com, video phone 405-294-3975 or phone 622-4909.