Deaf and Hard of Hearing


Region 4 Special Education Department provides districts, campuses and families with technical assistance, professional development and resources related to serving individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Professional development topics include:

  • Skill development for interpreters
  • Instructional strategies for the classroom
  • Student evaluation
  • Service delivery to children who are deaf and have additional special needs




Click here to download the RDSPD Configurations Map.



Region 4 Regional Day School Program for the Deaf (RDSPD) website




Helpful Resources


Essential Elements of Evaluating Language and Communication Skills


Guide to Evaluating the Essential Elements  of Language and Communication Skills


Service Delivery Guide for Educating Students Who Are Deaf and Low Functioning

The National Agenda: Moving Forward on Achieving Educational Equality for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students 


Transition Resource Library for Students Who are Deaf and Low Functioning






Kristin Pfeiffer

Region 4 RDSPD
Marina McCormick, Ed.D.

Main Office
Region 4 Education Service Center
7145 West Tidwell Road Houston, Texas 77092-2096
713.462.7708 | PHONE
Region 4 is making improvements to the McKinney Conference Center and will invite guests to experience the difference in August of 2024
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