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Supporting families with deaf children - coronavirus info for professionals
Information about supporting families of deaf children and young people during covid-restrictions, including i…
Teacher of the Deaf apprenticeships
Read about our work to support Teacher of the Deaf apprenticeships.
Understanding how babies and toddlers listen
The National Deaf Children’s Society and the UCL Ear Institute are doing some research about how deaf babies a…
Emotional health and wellbeing
If you're the parent of a deaf child, supporting the wellbeing and emotional health of everyone in your family is key to reducing mental health problemsLearn more
First diagnosis for my child
We have information on newborn hearing screening, specialist support for deaf children, and information for parents if your child has been diagnosed as deafLearn more
Deaf pupils achieve an entire GCSE grade less for sixth year running
Deaf pupils received a grade 4 for each subject on average, compared hearing children's grade 5.
Just a third of deaf students achieve two A-levels
Just 34% of deaf students achieve two A-levels or equivalent compared to more than half of hearing students.
Face masks no longer required in English classrooms
The Government has announced that face masks won't be recommended for school pupils in England from Monday.