June 23, 2016
The students learn how to express
in sign language eagerly.
There is a sign language club in Iwami High School at Iwami-cho, Tottori Prefecture, the only club in the prefecture. It club has expanded activities including interpreting.
The high school also introduced to the class from April, 2016 as a part of "social welfare basis" to deepen of sign language learning. With the sign language spread supporter dispatch system from the Prefecture Education Board, the sign language class will take place 15 times a year.
The school is planning to start sign language as the new subject in April, 2017.