Mission and Vision

Our Mission

Advance excellence in listening and spoken language education by providing services that assist schools and programs to increase their effectiveness, efficiency and ability to teach children to listen and talk.

Our Vision

OPTION Schools, Inc. will be a recognized authority on listening and spoken language education for children with hearing loss. We will be known for our work in, and dedication to helping children with hearing loss to listen and talk and reach their full potential. We will continue to provide a wide variety of programs and services that will increase the effectiveness of schools and centers that teach children with hearing loss. We will be an unfailing source of information and training for our members, and in our field.

Our Purpose

OPTION Schools, Inc. is committed to ensuring children with hearing loss and their families have access to listening and spoken language education choices. We are a coalition of schools that advances listening and spoken language education by:

  • Supporting and promoting educational options for children

  • Measuring outcomes

  • Establishing and sharing best practices and

  • Raising awareness through advocacy

OPTION Announces...


"The Listening and Spoken Language Data Repository (LSL-DR): Design and project overview,"

LSHSS-16-0087 for Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, has just been published in the Newly Published section of the LSHSS site on ASHAWire. 

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