ERIC Number: EJ258057
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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The Role of ASL In Teaching the Deaf.
Stewart, David A.
B. C. Journal of Special Education, v5 n4 p325-31 Win 1981
American Sign Language (ASL), the native language of the deaf, should be used in the classroom to assess its value in the overall educational development of deaf children. Other sign systems in greater use fail to account for the cultural effect of ASL in the deaf community. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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