Dr. Angel M. Ramos
Dr. Ramos is a Fulbright Scholar with over 50 years experience in the education of Deaf and hard of hearing students, including over 15 years as a superintendent/principal. He has served on many boards/commissions, including the NTID National Advisory Group (NAG), Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Task Force on Minority Deaf, Coalition of Texans with Disabilities, and more.
Besides serving on various boards/commissions, Dr. Ramos is also an international presenter. He has been invited to China, Taiwan, Colombia, Saudi Arabia, and other countries to speak on the educational needs of students who are Deaf and hard of hearing (D/HH).
During the DPN movement, Dr. Ramos was Chairperson of the DPN Fund and a member of the DPN Council. His roles during the DPN movement allowed him to write this book from a first-hand experience, a once in a lifetime experience that he successfully shares with the readers of Triumph of the Spirit. Dr. Ramos travels extensively teaching audiences the keys to the success of the DPN movement - PARTNERS (the partnership between the Deaf and hearing communities) and COMMUNITY FIRST (putting the community first and oneself second). Some of the schools/organizations he has presented to include: the University of Arizona, Florida State University at Jacksonville, Purdue University, SUNY at Suffolk, Bloomsburg University, Kapi'olani Community College, PaHners, Antelope Community College, CSU at Northridge, CSU at Fresno, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, and more.
If you would like Dr. Ramos to give a 1-2 hour presentation to your school about DPN, along with a book signing, or consultation on issues related to education of students who are D/HH, please complete the form below.
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