Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Hear This: Supporting Indigenous learners and employees who have impaired hearing

Apparently, Australian aborigines  suffer from a high rate of hearing loss and auditory processing disorder.  40-90% of Australian aboriginal children have hearing loss.  Some of the hearing loss comes from otis media from being brought up in overcrowded housing.    The article below details some of the problems that aborigines have in the workforce as they negotiate cross cultural differences and hearing problems.
Hear This: Supporting Indigenous learners and employees who have impaired hearing
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