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Charting signs of progress from a silent world18 / 3 / 2014
MOST parents can monitor the development of their children’s speech easily but it is not so simple for parents of deaf children.
Most deaf children are born to hearing parents who do not use Auslan — Australian sign language — and can’t gauge their child’s progress in learning a language.
To trace their development, researchers at La Trobe University and the Victorian Deaf Education Institute have developed the first Australian test to help learners.
Read more in The Australian

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