At Listening Ears, we consider parents as partners. Parents are, after all, the child’s first teachers. We impart special training to parents to help their children groom up better and faster. Children spend most of their time at home with them. That is why; parents can help the child immensely through the difficult phase of hearing aid acceptance, speech and language learning and auditory training. Besides, home offers an important opportunity for the parent to carry over the activities as advised by the teacher.
The school staff provides training of 2 days for Parents, with the following schedule:
Day 1: Tools to Use at Home
Day 2: Examples of Success
Throughout this session, staff members utilizes a variety of methods to ensure parents are committed and prepared to work with their child in developing spoken language. Training sessions include: