Center on Deafness

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Strategic & Interactive Writing Instruction (SIWI)

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Welcome to the Strategic and Interactive Writing Instruction (SIWI) site, an online resource center for educators of the deaf and hard of hearing. SIWI is a framework for writing instruction specifically designed for deaf and hard of hearing students. On this site you will find information about the SIWI approach, including relevant research and professional development offerings.

Teachers who have attended SIWI professional development may join the online SIWI community through the “Project Alumni” link. Here you will be able to access instructional materials and resources, video examples, and discussion boards.


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