Children and their Deafness; Children need not ‘grow up to be dumb’ if they are sent to a special school. In the UK the schools were free. They are taught to speak with individual teachers, there is NO sign language, to teach them to use what hearing they may have, lip read, and augmented with hearing aids.
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