Did You Hear Me? How to Talk to Your Child's Teacher About Hearing Loss
The air of nervousness and uncertainty that comes in the fall can only mean one thing: the start of a new school year. The first day of school is always stressful, but if your child is experiencing hearing loss it can be much worse.
Unfortunately, while hearing loss may be more common, in children, than you would expect – 2 to 3 out of every 1,000 children in the U.S. are born with hearing loss – not everyone knows how to deal with it. Wondering how you can make your child feel more comfortable in the classroom? Here’s what you can do to help.