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ERIC Number: EJ614787
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-726X
"A Good Future for Deaf Children": A Five-Year Sign Language Intervention Project.
Takala, Marjatta; Kuusela, Jorma; Takala, Esa-Pekka
American Annals of the Deaf, v145 n4 p366-74 Oct 2000
Eighty-seven Finnish preschoolers with deafness and hearing family members learned sign language in a 5-year project. Once weekly, children met with a teacher with deafness. Families met monthly to study sign language and all families signed together twice yearly. Families indicated they learned to sign and their social network expanded. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Finland