ERIC Number: EJ506627
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
The Need for Qualified Teachers of Students Who Are Deaf-Blind.
McLetchie, B. A. B.; MacFarland, S. Z. C.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v89 n3 p244-48 May-Jun 1995
This article reports evidence that only about six percent of teachers who work with students who are deaf-blind have specialized training in the field. It identifies 10 programs preparing teachers in this field and stresses the critical need to train more teachers to meet the unique needs of these students. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Deaf-Blindness.