Kera is seven years old. She started in DePaul’s Toddler-Parent Program and is currently in first grade. Kera has moderate hearing loss and uses hearing aids. Kera enjoys art class and wants to be a teacher when she grows up. At DePaul, she is developing speech and language skills that are on par with her typically-hearing peers.
In May 2012, Kera participated in DePaul School’s “I Have a Voice” campaign. You can hear Kera tell her story by clicking here.
This May, Kera will be transitioning to the mainstream and attending her neighborhood school.