Imagination Texas

Special Weekend Celebrating Deaf and Hard of Hearing

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Imagination Texas

Friday, April 8th, 12pm to Saturday, April 9th, 3pm

300 Trinity Campus Circle

Fort Worth, TX

All workshops and performances will be held at Tarrant County College, Trinity River Campus.

Counting Down!

We have less than one month before Imagination Texas is underway! Please make sure you visit the website for all the documents you will need.

* Checklist

* Pizza Order Form

* Parking pass

* Bus Map

*Expectations and Guidelines

* Media Release

* Medical Release

* Permission

* Medication Rules

* CEU Registration

First Time Offered!

For the first time in our 26 years, we are offering a workshop for teachers and staff! We hope you will join us on Saturday morning at 9:15 a.m. with presenter, Susie Grona. She will be presenting ideas on how to integrate imaginative ideas into the curriculum. CEUs will be available at the registration table for teachers. Interpreter CEUs pending. Please check your email for the PDF "The Pedagogical Power of Improvisation in the Classroom" for a preview of the workshop.

Imaginotes are available

For a complete listing of artists, schedules, and information, please see the Imaginotes. They are available on the website and will be emailed to directors and teachers.

New Hotel

Please remember that our new hotel this year is the DFW Airport Marriot South, at 4151 Centreport Drive, Fort Worth, Texas


During our time at Imagination Texas, we want you to show us what your students are doing. Use #UNBOXIT2016 to post your photos and videos on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter!

Imagination Texas Planning Committee

Lauri McKay Bevan - Executive Director

Susie Hyman - Program Director

Kira Johnson - Production Manager

Cynthia Andrews - Curriculum Specialist

Dianne Fisher - Co-founder and Chair

DiAnne Allison - Program Supervisor, Denton RDSPD, Retired

Bobby Benefield - DARS Area Manager

Angela Belding - Program Coordinator - Brazos River RDSPD

Rhunell Burris - BEI Certified Level 1 Interpreter

Kristal Bullock - Administrative Assistant, Brazos River RDSPD

Holly Cates - Teacher for the Deaf, Irving ISD

Regina Davis - Sign Language Instructor, Tarrant County College

Cheryl Ferguson - Program Supervisor, Crowley RDSPD, Retired

Teresa Gonzalez - Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, Texas Christian University

Donna Murphy - BEI Certified Level 3 Interpreter

Darenda Kirby - Assistant Director for AI/VI Services Fort Worth ISD

Sammie Sheppard - Coordinator for Sign Language Interpreting Program, Tarrant County College

Sonya Stephens - Teacher of the Deaf and Interpreter Coordinator, Fort Worth ISD

Susie Tiggs - State Lead for Deaf Services Region 11

Brenda Wellen - Teacher of the Deaf, San Angelo ISD/RDSPD