Studies:2016

School-to-Work Transition of the Deaf in Jamaica
  • School-to-Work Transition of the Deaf in Jamaica
  • The study seeks to provide an evidence base for appropriate and effective interventions in policy and practice to support the full enjoyment of the Deaf of the opportunity to earn a living,and to improve the quality of life of Deaf citizens in Jamaica, and their school-to work-transition in particular. Appended to the study is 'The Appropriate Use of Terminology in regards to Deafness', which seeks to outline the position of the Jamaica Association for the Deaf (JAD) in collaboration with the Deaf Community, with respect to appropriate versus inappropriate use of terminology when interacting with deaf persons or dealing with issues relating to Deafness.
  • Year: 2016
  • Publisher: PIOJ
  • Soft Copy Price: Free
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