ERIC Number: EJ624810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Classroom Acoustics for Children with Normal Hearing and with Hearing Impairment.
Crandell, Carl C.; Smaldino, Joseph J.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v31 n4 p362-70 Oct 2000
This article examines several acoustical variables, such as noise, reverberation, and speaker-listener distance, which can deleteriously affect speech perception in classrooms. The effects of these variables on speech perception abilities in children with and without hearing loss are explored and appropriate classroom acoustical criteria are suggested. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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