Hearing Impaired Support

Hearing Impaired Support Teacher
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Mrs. Young works with students with various degrees of hearing loss.  She provides services in a wide range of areas including maintenance of hearing aids/FM systems, auditory skills, academic instruction in all subjects, and language expansion.  Mrs. Young travels to all the schools in the district to provide instruction to students with hearing impairments.

Mrs. Young attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania.  She graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Education of Persons with a Hearing loss, and a second certification in Elementary Education.  She also earned her Masters of Education Degree from Saint Francis University in 2011.

Mrs. Young has been employed by the Altoona Area School District since 2009.  She was just recently married in 2013.  When she is not teaching, she enjoys coaching, reading, and spending time with family.