WDBTAP is now accepting scholarship forms for training Winter 2014


Applications will be accepted from November 1 - December 15, 2013

 An online training program in deaf-blindness is now available through Utah State University (USU). This fall, WDBTAP is extending to professionals and paraprofessionals who work with deaf-blind children in Wisconsin the opportunity to take this coursework. It is recognized as one of the top ten online courses in the country. Applicants chosen for the training will be reimbursed for the noncredit option fees upon successful completion ("C" or above) of the courses. To be eligible for this program, please complete the application below and return it to Jolene Gruber, Grant Coordinator at the address on the scholarship form.


For the scholarship form click on the graphic below



Deaf-Blind training application
Online Training Application











Professional Conference, March 6-7, 2014

Family Conference, March 7-9, 2014

“Renew, Re-energize, Relax”

Olympia Resort, Oconomowoc, WI

This exciting and affordable conference offers ….

·      Informative keynote presentations and a wide variety of workshops

·      Networking opportunities with other professionals / families from around the state

·      Meet and learn from adult role models who are Hard of Hearing or Deaf

·      Well-supervised and fun-filled children’s activities while parents attend workshops

·      Opportunities for children and families to socialize and build friendships

·      Opportunities to Renew, Re-energize and Relax throughout the Conference

·      Silent Auction to raise money for conference scholarships

·      Accessible workshops for Deaf, Hmong and Spanish speaking individuals




For More Information on the Professional Conference Click Here

For More Information on the Family Conference Click Here

For More Information on Volunteering for Childcare

at the Family Conference Click Here





     For the Professional Conference


     For the Family Conference







Consider nominating one or more outstanding professionals for the WESP-DHH Outreach Awards!


For more information and to nominate your favorite professionals, go to:


WESP-DHH Outreach Teacher of the Deaf of the Year Award -  click here


WESP-DHH Outreach Educational Interpreter of the Year Award - click here


WESP-DHH Outreach Professional of the Year Award -  click here



If you are interested in applying for a scholarship for the conference, click here for an application and make sure to submit it before the January 24, 2014 deadline!


Last Updated: 11/22/13
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