Foreign language activity for the young Deaf children will be obligated in 2012, and English course starts from the fifth grader in full scale.
Teachers of a general elementary school as well as the school for the deaf are worrying about how to teach foreign language while some schools for the deaf have put out the result. On the other hand the existence of the Deaf child attending a general elementary school has been pointed out.
Tsukuba University of Technology located in Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture will hold the research workshop on foreign language learning for Deaf children at the university on January 24, 2011, 13:30-16:00.
Interpreting will be provided.