As schools work on reopening plans, challenges for students and educators that may need altered masks may arise.
Who would benefit from altered masks?
- Anyone who may need to see the mouth and/or facial expressions to effectively communicate.
Where can these altered masks be purchased?
- Many companies and retailers are producing altered masks.
Are adaptations available to make these masks fit comfortably around hearing aids, or cochlear implants?
- Adapted straps, buttons, special attachments, and hats are a few ways to adapt altered masks to fit comfortably around hearing aids or cochlear implants.