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Karen Hopkins, Director of Statewide Education and Family Services, has been invited to accompany renowned researcher Christine Yoshinaga-Itano on a trip to ChinaKaren Hopkins, Director of Statewide Education and Family Services, has been invited to accompany Christine Yoshinaga-Itano (https://www.colorado.edu/ics/christine-yoshinaga-itano), renowned researcher at the Institute of Cognitive Science, Colorado University, on an all-expenses paid trip to China. Ms. Yoshinaga-Itano works with infants and children who are Deaf or hard of hearing to produce evidence-based outcomes. She has asked Karen to join her in China and teach about MECDHH/GBSD’s early intervention program so China can replicate what we’re doing here in Maine.