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From the Board

CASLI & RID Response to Open Letter

 

 
To see the Open Letter Response in PDF form, including signatures, click here.

Greetings,
On July 10, 2017, an Open Letter was posted on […]

Diversity Council Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

Diversity Council’s comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

Motion name:
CM2017.01

Diversity Council
Comments:

The Diversity Council recognizes the intent of this […]

Board of Directors Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

RID Board of Directors’ comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

Motion name:
CM2017.01

BOD of RID

Comments:

The Board agrees that instruction […]

From Headquarters

Position Opening: RID Ethical Practices Systems Coordinator

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Beware of Scammers Impersonating RID Board Members or Headquarters Staff

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Conference Hotel Sleep Room Reservations

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Open Conference Registration For 2017 LEAD Together Conference!

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Live Streaming Options UPDATE!

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Diversity Council Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Diversity Council Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

Diversity Council’s comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

Motion name:
CM2017.01

Diversity Council
Comments:

The Diversity Council recognizes the intent of this motion but does not support the motion as written. Providing professional development opportunities in sign […]

Board of Directors Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Board of Directors Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

RID Board of Directors’ comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

Motion name:
CM2017.01

BOD of RID

Comments:

The Board agrees that instruction in ASL and involvement with the Deaf Community are critical components of a healthy education […]

PDC Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on PDC Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

Professional Development Committee’s comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

The PDC role is, “To advise the RID Board of Directors and assists RID Headquarters in the oversight of the policies and standards for […]

RID Puerto Rico Residents Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on RID Puerto Rico Residents Proposed Motion and Bylaws Comments

RID Puerto Rico Residents’ comments on the following Proposed Motion and Amendment Bylaws: 
Proposed Conference Motion:

Motion name:
CM2017.01

RID Members – Puerto Rico Residents

Comments:

While Puerto Rico is not the most geographically isolated place in the United States, we are isolated […]