ERIC Number: EJ542731
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Kretschmer, Richard R., Jr.; Kretschmer, Laura W.
Volta Review, v97 n5 p1-18 Nov 1995
Addresses three issues in developing the communication abilities of students with hearing impairments: (1) teaching the six primary discourse functions (narration, explanation, contrast-comparison, instruction giving, persuasion, and negotiation); (2) tensions between time needed for language learning and covering curriculum content; and (3) awareness of how teacher attitudes and behaviors can promote or stifle classroom communication. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Communication-Based Learning Communities: Coming To Know by Co-Creating Curriculum."