Deafness can be inherited or caused by birth complications, certain infections, use of ototoxic drugs, or exposure to excessive noise. Students may use interpreters or transcriptionists.
- What assistive technology have you found helpful as an accommodation?
- Do you lip read?
- Do you use interpreters and if so, what kind (e.g. ASL, SE, Oral, etc)?
- Have you used CART or transcription services in the past?
- What accommodations or strategies have been effective in the past?
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