ERIC Number: EJ311835
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Cochlear Implants and the Education of Deaf Children.
Schein, Jerome D.
American Annals of the Deaf, v129 n3 p324-32 Jun 1984
The effects of cochlear implants, devices to stimulate hearing, on speech discrimination, lipreading, and auditory contact are reviewed. This review highlights unresolved questions and considers the potential risks and benefits. It is suggested that future development of the cochlear implant should include educators of deaf children. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A