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Tripod Model Educational School

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James DeCaro interviews with TRIPOD program founders and parents

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0132
Overview The TRIPOD Educational Model School (TRIPOD) program was started in 1982 as a method of teaching both deaf and hearing students together in a classroom using both sign language and voice. Eight DVDs contain Dr. James DeCaro's interviews with the founders of the TRIPOD program and parents of children who attended.
Dates: 2012-2013

Tripod collection

 Collection
Identifier: RITDSA-0183
Overview The Tripod collection documents the development, administration, and educational values of the Tripod school in California which was active between 1982 and 2005. Educating through co-enrollment of deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing children in conjunction with the Montessori Method, the model expanded to other schools and districts. The school offered a variety of programs serving students and their families as well as providing information on raising and educating deaf and hard of hearing...
Dates: 1971 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1982 - 2005