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  • Role Model Videos ready to view

    “I was born Deaf. I have a great life!” says Bryan Ortiz, focus of a new role model video produced by the CSDB Outreach program. Families, students and professionals can now easily access information from role models who are deaf/hard of hearing or blind/visually impaired.
  • Marty Rahn – new faculty member

    The School for the Blind would like to introduce one of our newest faculty members, Marty Rahn. She is currently our Daily Living Skills (DLS) instructor, located in the Stone Building on the CSDB campus. Ms. Rahn demonstrates a commitment to our school and our students, as she applies her personal knowledge and experience as an individual who is visually impaired. She serves as a role model for our students as they learn skills and set goals for their futures. It is, also, important to include a sincere welcome to her guide dog and friend, Monty.
  • Special Olympics

    If you know Special Olympics, you know bowling is one of the most popular sports around and in Colorado it’s no different! Special Olympics Colorado has thousands of bowlers who train throughout the year and fight for their chance to compete at the State Fall Classic. Special Olympics bowling at CSDB begins September 8, 2014 and ends near mid-October. Coaches Mimi McGinty, Tyrone Threats, Susan Reed, and Lori Hall are excited to begin the new season.
  • Employability

    Students in the Bridges to Life program spent the week showing what they know through informal assessments on paper and in the community. One of the students' tasks was to find and take the appropriate city bus route to a pre-determined location.
Low. Vision. Readers. A brief description about the history of the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
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...Learning, Thriving, Leading

The Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind (CSDB) is a state-funded school within the Colorado Department of Education. The school was established for the purpose of providing comprehensive educational services for children, birth to age 21, who are blind/low vision and/or deaf/hard of hearing. Services are provided directly to students enrolled at the school, and outreach programs serve students, staff, and families in communities throughout Colorado.

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Kickoff to the 2014-15 school year

1st day of school - August 11, 2014


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140th Birthday of CSDB

Colorado was still a territory when "The Colorado Institute for the Education of Mutes" was founded by Jonathan R. Kennedy in 1874. In 1893, the school was renamed the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind. Today, CSDB serves more than 500 students on campus and statewide.

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