Deaf education
Deaf education is the education of students with a variety of hearing levels which addresses their differences and individual needs. This process involves individually-planned, systematically-monitore...
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Inclusion (education)
Inclusive in education is also an approach once thought only necessary for educating students with special educational needs. Now it is crucial that all of teachers ensure inclusive practice for all s...
Japanese manual syllabary
The Japanese Sign Language syllabary (指文字, yubimoji, literally "finger letters") is a system of manual kana used as part of Japanese Sign Language (JSL). It is a signary of 45 signs and 4 diac...
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Second International Congress on Education of the Deaf
The Second International Congress on Education of the Deaf was (despite the name) the first international conference of deaf educators held in Milan, Italy in 1880. It is commonly known as "The Milan ...
Fingerspelling
Fingerspelling (or dactylology) is the representation of the letters of a writing system, and sometimes numeral systems, using only the hands. These manual alphabets (also known as finger alphabets or...
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Deaf education in Kenya
Deaf Education in Kenya is a constantly changing section of the Kenyan education system that is focused on educating deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing-impaired Kenyan students. There are many organiz...
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Nepali manual alphabet
The Nepali manual alphabet is fingerspelling devised for the Nepali alphabet-syllabary, Devanagari, to go with Nepalese Sign Language. It was developed by the Kathmandu Association of the Deaf (KAD), ...
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Laurent Clerc
Louis Laurent Marie Clerc (26 December 1785 – 18 July 1869) was a French teacher called "The Apostle of the Deaf in America" by generations of American deaf people. He was taught by Abbe Sicard, at th...
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List of sign languages
There are perhaps three hundred sign languages in use around the world today. The number is not known with any confidence; new sign languages emerge frequently through creolization and de novo (and oc...
William Field (minister)
William Field (6 January 1768 – 16 August 1851) was an English Unitarian minister.
Field was born at Stoke Newington on 6 January 1768. John Field, his father, a London medical practitioner, and f...
History of deaf education
The deaf community over time has worked to improve the educational system for those who are deaf and hard of hearing. The history of deaf education dates back to Ancient Egypt where the deaf were resp...
Catalan manual alphabet
The Catalan manual alphabet is used in Catalan Sign Language. It is one of the oldest manual alphabets still in use.
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Portuguese manual alphabet
The Portuguese manual alphabet is the manual alphabet used in Portuguese Sign Language. Compared to other manual alphabets based on the Latin alphabet, it has unusual forms for many of its letters.
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Gallaudet University
Gallaudet University /ˌɡæləˈdɛt/ is a federally chartered private university for the education of the Deaf and hard of hearing located in Washington, D.C., on a 99 acres (0.40 km) campus.Founded ...
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Frederick J Rose
Frederick John Rose (21 September 1831 – 20 December 1920) was the Headmaster-Superintendent of Victorian School for Deaf Children (formerly the Victorian Deaf and Dumb Institution) from 1860 to...
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American manual alphabet
The American Manual Alphabet is a manual alphabet that augments the vocabulary of American Sign Language a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
The letters and digits are signed as fo...
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Centre for Deaf Studies, Bristol
The Centre for Deaf Studies was a department of the University of Bristol, England, in the field of deaf studies, which it defines as the study of the "language, community and culture of Deaf people"....
American Annals of the Deaf
The American Annals of the Deaf a peer-reviewed academic journal published quarterly with one annual special. It was established in 1847 and is the official organ of the Convention of American Instruc...
Schools for the deaf
For a list of deaf schools, see List of schools for the deaf and Category:Schools for the deafFor a list of deaf universities and colleges, see Category:Deaf universities and collegesSee also Educatio...
Polish manual alphabet
The Polish manual alphabet is a single-handed manual alphabet used in Polish Sign Language.
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William Willard
William Willard (November 1, 1809 – February 15, 1881) founded Indiana's school for the deaf in Indianapolis, Indiana, which later became the Indiana School for the Deaf. He was one of the most ...