Language deprivation affects Deaf children when they do not have access to language during the critical early years of life. What options are there?
Language acquisition for Deaf or Hearing children is critical to brain and social development. Whether learning English or ASL, language is important.
Hearing parents have the responsibility of choosing communication for their Deaf child. It can be intimidating, but most important is language access.
There are specific American Sign Language teacher requirements to look for when selecting an educator for any type of classroom setting.