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ERIC Number: ED349785
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Decade Holds Promise of Continued Progress in Education of Deaf Students.
Liaison Bulletin, v18 n7 Sep 1992
This bulletin provides information about the positive changes that have accrued for persons with hearing loss in the education and public sectors, and identifies issues and concerns related to continuing the improvement of educational outcomes and services. The bulletin provides: (1) an overview of historical events, Congressional actions, and state activities in education of individuals with hearing impairments; (2) recommendations of the Commission on Education of the Deaf relative to education of deaf and hard-of-hearing students; (3) the proposed "Bill of Educational Rights for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children"; (4) a February 1992 statement concerning the initiative of the National Association of State Directors of Special Education in the education of deaf and hard-of-hearing students, presented before the House Subcommittee on Select Education; and (5) several data tables from the Department of Education's Annual Report to Congress, specifically the tables indicating the number of children ages 6-21 with hearing impairments and with deaf-blindness, being served by each state. (JDD)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Deaf Blind, Deafness, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Methods, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Government Role, Hearing Impairments, Incidence, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Education, Student Rights
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Inc. (NASDSE), 1800 Diagonal Rd., Suite 320, Alexandria, VA 22314 ($50/year subscription).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Alexandria, VA.
Note: Small print tables will not reproduce adequately.