ERIC Number: EJ431300
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Educational Management of Children with Cochlear Implants.
Moog, Jean S.; Geers, Ann E.
American Annals of the Deaf, v136 n2 p69-76 Apr 1991
This article outlines procedures for maximizing the benefits that profoundly deaf children can achieve through cochlear implants. The history of such implants and practical aspects in their use are described. Factors in development of speech perception skills, auditory training objectives and activities, and spoken language acquisition are discussed. (PB)
Descriptors: Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Auditory Training, Aural Learning, Cochlear Implants, Communication Aids (for Disabled), Deafness, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Hearing Aids, Hearing Therapy, Language Acquisition, Rehabilitation, Speech Communication, Speech Pathology, Surgery, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A