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Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
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Interim Chief Bilingual Officer:
Laurene E. Simms
Critical pedagogy, as defined by Wink (2000), is a process whereby professionals "name" their beliefs, "reflect" critically upon them, and then take "action." Professionals will “act” to implement effective practices of ASL and English bilingual instruction that will enhance the achievement of students in all academic classes. The bilingual pedagogy involves two levels of the Bilingual Approach Seminar (BAS) as follows:
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