Listed below are some of the reading programs that are being used across the state of Kentucky with students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. This list is intended as an avenue for sharing information; not as an endorsement of any particular reading series or program. If you would like further information about any of these programs, please contact Sue Frisbee at She will be able to put you in contact with the person(s) that is knowledgeable about the reading program. You may also contact Sue if you would like to have others added to the list.

  • Visual Phonics
  • Houghton Mifflin
  • Reading Milestones
  • Reading Street
  • Rigby
  • Steck Vaughn-McGraw Hill
  • Reading A-Z
  • SRA
  • Scott-Forseman

Reading and Writing Resources

Itinerant Teacher Information

The Intinerant Connection

National Association of State Directors of Special Education -Deaf Initiative

Graphic Organizers

Graphic organizers are a great way to introduce new materials, organize information and summarize information. The folder below contain several different organizers.