Remote microphones are being utilized in schools to improve access to a teacher’s voice for children with hearing loss. However, little attention has been given to its design or usability by school-based professionals and their students. In this session, we will introduce research that impacted development of a device from Oticon that ushers in a new era of connection in the classroom and share its innovative features.
Course created on February 6, 2020
- After this course learners will be able to describe the acoustic challenges of children with hearing loss in the classroom.
- After this course learners will be able to describe how an unprecedented signal processing technology can provide better conditions for speech understanding in the educational setting.
- After this course learners will be able to list research to support the design and ease-of-use preferences towards Oticon’s latest educational solution.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the full portfolio of educational solutions offered by Oticon.
|0-5 Minutes||Welcome and Introduction|
|5-15 Minutes||Challenges faced in the modern classroom|
|15-25 Minutes||How remote mics are currently implemented to meet the need|
|25-40 Minutes||Review of evidence supporting design and usability of the new solution|
|40-50 Minutes||Application of the latest solution|
|50-55 Minutes||The full Oticon Portfolio|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Candace Depp, AuD
Manager of Sales Excellence and Customer Service Training
Candace Depp, Au.D., is the Manager of Sales Excellence and Customer Service Training for Oticon, Inc. With over 10 years of experience, she is responsible for designing, developing and delivering audiological, fitting, and product support materials for key groups, working in collaboration with Oticon audiology, marketing, production, customer service, product development, and research staff. She also creates customer-focused training and seminar materials and conducts training and coaching sessions for Oticon Account Managers. Candace regularly presents at local, regional, online, and national training seminars and conventions. She earned a Master of Arts in Audiology and a Doctor of Audiology with a Pediatric Aural Habilitation concentration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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