Deaf teachers tell personal experiences at a lecture meeting with parents

The Deaf teacher explains accessible environment required for deaf children. 

July 23, 2012 

The lecture meeting was held in the Kawasaki Municipal School for the Deaf in Kanagawa Prefecture on July 22, aiming at learning what environment is required for the children who are deaf/hard of hearing.

Two Deaf teachers gave a lecture on their personal history and experience. They explaining that a group of deaf/hard of hearing children need a place where they feel comfortable with one another, and that the importance of the sign language as a communication tool was stressed.

About 20 persons, such as parents with deaf/hard of hearing children, alumni members, a sign language circle members, participated.

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