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North Central Ohio ESC

Tiffin Campus

928 W. Market Street

Tiffin, OH  44883


Fax:  419-447-2825

Marion Campus

333 E. Center Street

Marion, OH  43302


Fax:  740-383-4804


Hearing Impaired Specialist


Provide in-service training to administrators, support staff, teachers and parents

regarding the characteristics and educational implications of a hearing loss


Work collaboratively with building staff and parents to monitor the impact the hearing

loss may have on the student’s educational progress


Pre-teach, reinforce or re-teach content area vocabulary and concepts where language

deficiencies hinder understanding


Modify curriculum and materials according to the individual needs of the student


Create lessons in vocabulary, oral and written language and reading skills


Observe the student in the classroom to evaluate attending skills, coping/repair

strategies, use of residual hearing and effectiveness of hearing equipment


Evaluate student’s progress through formal and informal assessments


Assist in the assessment and acquisition of hearing equipment


Assist in the development of student IEPs




Students receive hearing impaired services in their learning environment