|SignWriting List Forum|
Ingvild Roald |
Date: Wed Nov 1, 2000 8:22 pm
Subject: off-topic: if you know about ..
I've been reading the messages and following the great wotks of Valerie,
even if I have not been posting myself for a while.
But now I have an urgent, off-topic, question for anyone who are able to
The Norwegian policy of giving the deaf children a right to a sign language
education, is interpreted by the beuraucrats to mean that an interpeter in
class and sign language instruction for the parent will fullfill the childs
need for a signing environment, and fill the social and emotinal needs.We in
the 'know' desperately need reseach or authoritaive statements to support
our claim that Deaf children need to meet with other DEaf children and
adults in order to develop to their full potential. Can any of you give me