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ERIC Number: ED509266
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jul
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Improving Services to 500,000 College Students Who Are Hard of Hearing or Late-Deafened. Tipsheet: Serving Students Who Are Hard of Hearing
Schroedel, John
PEPNet-Northeast
Hard of hearing and late-deafened persons represent the largest number of Americans with a chronic physical impairment. About 414,300 such students were enrolled in higher education during 2004. To better serve these students, it is important to know some of their key attributes. Because they vary widely in personal characteristics such as resiliency, self-esteem, and fortitude, it is important to not stereotype them. This tipsheet provides an overview of services that can be provided to college students who are hard of hearing or late-deafened.
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: PEPNet-Northeast