ERIC Number: EJ444517
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Black Deaf Children: Culture and Education.
Martin, Joslyn E.; Prickett, Hugh T.
Perspectives in Education and Deafness, v10 n4 p6-8,24 Mar-Apr 1992
This paper outlines the dual problems of hearing loss and pervasive discrimination that African-American children who are deaf must face. Family dynamics and inadequate educational opportunities are described. Strategies available to teachers to meet the educational needs of African-American deaf students are discussed, focusing on attitudes, school involvement, and family involvement. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A