TITLE

Schools must make allowances for kids' hearing problems

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Education (14637073);12/8/2006, Issue 250, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Royal National Institute for the Deaf (RNID) appeals to the British government and schools to put emphasis on the acoustic environment of the classroom as well as to use sound field systems. RNID asserts that schoolchildren are at risk of losing out on classroom teaching due to undiagnosed hearing problems. Dr. Mark Downs, Executive Director of Technology of RNID, stresses that it has significant implications for the education of children.
ACCESSION #
23395463

 

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