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Deaf Children Need to Be Taught in Sign Language They Actually Know, Says Petition

Posted by 4starshost.com on December 23, 2012

As anyone familiar with deaf culture knows, talking about sign language as a monolith makes about as much sense as talking about spoken language as if English and French were indistinguishable. Generally speaking, if you want to learn English, you need to be immersed in English, not French.

 

Northwest School for Hearing-Impaired Children

 

Read more: http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/12/deaf_children_need_to_be_taugh.php

 

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