ERIC Number: ED168245
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Education of Hearing Impaired Children in Western Australia.
Western Australian Council for Special Education, Churchlands.
The document summarizes the findings of the Western Australian Council for Special Education regarding the methodological and administrative problems involved in educating hearing impaired children. Following an outline of specific principles and recommendations relating to education of hearing impaired children are chapters focusing on the following topics: historical background of schools for the deaf in Western Australia; auditory impairments and its classifications; educational characteristics of children with impaired hearing and methods used in their education; educational facilities in Western Australia for children with impaired hearing; the Speech and Hearing Center's program; teachers of the deaf; and education of the adult deaf person with acquired hearing loss. Also included are a list of references and charts on classification. (SBH)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Western Australian Council for Special Education, Churchlands.
Note: Report to the Minister for Education; For related information see EC 113 909-911