Friday, September 14, 2007

The Deaf Community Goes To Boot Camp!

This is Sgt. Nesmuth your boot camp Drill Instructor! Welcome to boot camp to the future of deaf society! Take your ego hats off now! If you follow the facts and listen, you won't be getting hollered at! Keep your mouth shut and listen to the FIVE THINGS I HAVE TO SAY!

1) DEAF COMMUNITY IS EVOLVING!

Cochlear Devices & the Deaf Community: Hearing Within
http://goinside.com/02/1/cochlear.html

The changing deaf culture
http://www.earsurgery.org/Lhgen232.htm

2) ORALISM IS HERE TO GROW!

Oral Deaf Education: Teaching deaf children to speak
http://www.entcolumbia.org/ode.htm

Today, even children with profound hearing loss can learn to listen and talk through oral deaf education.
http://www.oraldeafed.org/index.html

3) DEAF COMMUNITY IS BECOMING WELL KNOWN FOR EATING UP THEIR ROLE MODELS AND LEADERS!

Is Deaf University President Not 'Deaf Enough'?
http://www.abcnews.go.com/WNT/story?id=1947073

Crab Theory Rears Its Ugly Head Again
http://deaf-tea-time.blogspot.com/2007/08/crab-theory-rears-its-ugly-head-again.html

4) PARENTS ARE REALLY NOT GOING TO LISTEN TO THE DEAF COMMUNITY ON HOW TO RAISE DEAF BABIES!

Cochlear implants take children out of the silent world
http://www.4hearingloss.com/archives/2005/02/cochlear_implan_1.html

Deaf Children’s Rights
http://www.deafhoustonpost.com/deafchildsright.html

5) MUCH RESEARCH FUNDING IS GOING TO BE SPENT ON FINDING A CURE FOR DEAFNESS!

Genetic 'cure' found for deaf mice
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/102450.stm

An end to deafness? New professor's research looks to ear drops, stem cells
http://news-service.stanford.edu/news/2005/november16/med-heller-111605.html

THESE ARE THE FACTS!

THEY ARE HAPPENING WHETHER THE DEAF COMMUNITY LIKES IT OR NOT!

Have a nice trip through boot camp.

Richard Roehm