• SKI-HI Institute

    Helping children with special needs achieve their highest potential.

  • About SKI-HI

    We are the SKI-HI Institute - a group of dedicated individuals whose goal is to enhance the lives of children with sensory impairments, their families, and service providers.

     

    Our work, begun in 1972, focuses on developing new programs, materials, and training for children who are deafblind, deaf or hard of hearing, blind or visually impaired, and those who work with them.

     

    We are a part of the Center for Persons with Disabilities at Utah State University in Logan, Utah.

     

     

  • Our Services

    Three Areas

    Toddler with glasses looking at a book.

    Blind/Visually Impaired

    BVI

    VIISA and INSITE Training,
    USU/Hadley Online Program for Paraeducators in BVI,

    U of U ECBVI Distance Courses

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    Deaf toddler signing.

    Deaf/Hard of Hearing

    DHH

    SKI-HI Training
    Deaf Mentor Training

    deaf-mentor.skihi.org.

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    Deafblind toddler looking at liteaide.

    Deafblind Program

    DB

    Intervener Training Program
    SPARKLE - Parent Resources

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  • Training

    SKI-HI, Deaf Mentor, INSITE, VIISA Outreach Trainings

    March 20-22, 2019: VIISA Preschool Class, Onsite 2, in St. Louis, MO, sponsored by Missouri School for the Blind, national trainer (Bess Dennison) conducting with state training team; contact Jane Herder at Jane.Herder@msb.k12.mo.us

     

    June 17-21, 2019: VIISA and INSITE Trainer Training, in Wisconsin. Location TBA; contact Bess Dennison at elizabeth.dennison@usu.edu

     

    January 25-27, 2019 and February 22-24, 2019 are the onsites for SKI-HI Basic Training in St. Augustine, FL to be conducted by their state training team; contact Catoj@fsdb.k12.fl.us

     

     

  • Contact

    SKI-HI Phone, Fax, Email, Snail Mail

    To contact us, use one of the following methods .

    Phone: 435/797-5600

    Fax: 435/797-3944

    Email: skihi@usu.edu

     

    Address: SKI-HI Institute,

    Center for Persons with Disabilities

    Utah State University, 6500 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-6500

     
  • Regional Conferences

    Aim High: Elevating Our Early Intervention Practices

    The Western Region Early Intervention Conference will be held in Denver, Colorado, September 11-13, 2019. This conference is designed to support professionals working with, and families of, children birth to five years old who are deaf/hard of hearing, blind/visually impaired, or deafblind. WREIC has been in place for over 30 years, making it one of the longest ongoing early intervention conferences in the country. The conference is jointly planned and funded by programs in CO, NM, UT, WY, ID, NV, AZ with these states taking turns hosting it every two years. For more information, contact Rachel Williams at Williams_R@cde.state.co.us

     

     

     

     

  • HOPE, Inc.

    HOPE Publishing distributes the materials developed by the SKI-HI Institute. To view their catalog click the button below.

  • SKI-HI Blogs

    In BVI, DHH, DB

    January 25, 2018 · donate,alaska bikerun
    January 25, 2018 · VIISA and INSITE
    January 25, 2018 · Stories,VIISA and INSITE
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