Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Traci V. Gellman
I have been the teacher for the deaf and hard of hearing in Cave Creek Unified for over 7 years. I service kids district wide and my home office is located at Cactus Shadows High School. Prior to moving to Phoenix, I taught at a school for the deaf in Buffalo, NY for over 7 years and have about 17 years of teaching expereicne. I have a MS degree in Deaf Education from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY and a BA in Elementary Educaion from State University of New York College at Buffalo. I have my professional certification on the Council for the Education for the Deaf as well as my NY and AZ certifiation in deaf education. My expereince is a well balanced blend of teaching children with hearing loss at a school for the deaf (I am fluent in ASL) as well as in the mainstream setting including including expertise in listening devices such as hearing aids, cochlear implants and FM systems.