I'm not sure of the exact adaptations, @steffimcknight. It should work very well because of the emphasis on hands-on, sensory activities. Montessori is great for kids with special needs in general. Here's an article about the earliest connection: http://bit.ly/LGMZW7 . I know there are a number of Montessori schools for the deaf. Wishing you all the best! <3 RT @steffimcknight: @DebChitwood I was wondering how would one adapt the principles of Montessori to a #deaf child?