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Conference International Congress on Education of the Deaf (19th : 2000 : Sydney, Australia)
Title Educating deaf students : global perspectives / Des Power and Greg Leigh, editors.
Published Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2004.
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 Stored NCOD (Ref)  ARS Request  HV2430 .I57 2000    IN LIBRARY
Description xx, 221 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note A cross section of the issues addressed at the 19th International Congress on Education of the Deaf, held in Sydney, Australia, in 2000.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Education of deaf children at the turn of the 21st century / Greg Leigh and Des Power -- Part one: Contemporary issues for all learners -- Reviewing the past, assessing the present, and projecting the future / Roberta R. Davila -- Developing deaf children or deaf children developing? / Mark Marschark -- Educating deaf students with multiple disabilities / Jan van Dijk -- Is it time to look beyond teachers' signing behavior? / C. Tane Akamatsu, David Stewart, and Connie Mayer -- Good practice in deaf education / Susan Gregory, Elizabeth Andrews, Wendy McCracken, Steve Powers, and Linda Watson -- Part two: The Early years -- Earlier identification for earlier intervention / Christine Yoshinaga-Itano -- Issues around supporting families with young deaf children / Linda Watson, Susan Gregory, Wendy McCracken, and Stephen Powers -- The Power of hearing, habilitation, and the home / Judith Simser -- Cochlear implantation and children: influencing education choices? / Sue Archbold -- Future directions in early education for deaf children and their families / Barbara Bodner-Johnson, Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, Janice C. Gatty, and Jan Hafer.
Part three: The School years -- Bridging literacy: Integrating ASL and English into the language arts / Cynthia Neese Bailes -- Educating deaf children in two languages / Charlotte Evans -- Making inclusion work: improving educational outcomes for deaf and hard of hearing students in the regular classroom / Loretta R. Giorcelli -- Co-enrollment: an effective answer to the mainstream debacle / Carl J. Kirchner -- Supporting children with cochlear implants in the educational environment / Dianne Toe -- Part four: Contemporary issues in postsecondary education -- Providing access for deaf students in a technical university in the United States: perspectives of students and instructors / Susan Foster, Gary Long, Judy Ferrari, and Karen Snell -- Educating deaf students in sign linguistics / Odd-Inge Schroder -- Slipping through the cracks? The support needs of hard of hearing students in a university program / Gwen Spradbrow and Des Power.
Subject Deaf -- Education -- Congresses.
Deaf children -- Education -- Congresses.
Related Names Power, Desmond J. (Desmond John), 1936-
Leigh, Greg.
Collection Title NCOD collection.
ISBN 1563683083 (case-bound : alk. paper)
OCLC number 56912372