Sandra Kenrick is a mother of two sons. Her oldest, age 6, is deaf-blind. His first language is American Sign Language. Her youngest, age 3, has typical vision and hearing. His first language is English. Theirs is a “bilingual household” (where both ASL and English are used).
Sandra has taught at both the elementary and high school level in general education classrooms, and is a frequent blogger and contributor to the Perkins School for the Blind’s “Paths to Literacy” website at www.pathstoliteracy.org/users/liamsmom, dedicated to supporting a love for literacy for children who are blind or visually impaired. In addition, she has been a part of creating a module for Open Hands, Open Access: Deaf-Blind Intervener Learning Modules.
Sandra loves learning everything she can about all things ‘Deaf-Blind’, ‘Blind’, and ‘Deaf’ to help support and advocate for Liam.