Government 'failing deaf children' as grades fall behind hearing classmates

Gabriella Jozwiak
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Deaf children are falling a whole grade behind their hearing classmates, prompting a charity to warn of a "lost generation".

NDCS warns it will take decades to close the attainment gap for deaf children. Picture: NDCS
NDCS warns it will take decades to close the attainment gap for deaf children. Picture: NDCS

Register now to continue reading

Thank you for visiting Children & Young People Now and making use of our archive of more than 60,000 expert features, topics hubs, case studies and policy updates. Why not register today and enjoy the following great benefits:

  • Free access to 4 subscriber-only articles per month
  • Unlimited access to news and opinion
  • Email newsletter providing advice and guidance across the sector
Register Now

CYP Now Digital membership

  • Policy and research analysis
  • Evidence-based case studies
  • Leadership advice
  • Legal updates
  • Local area spotlights

From £15 / month

Subscribe

CYP Now Magazine

  • Policy and research analysis
  • Evidence-based case studies
  • Leadership advice and interviews
  • Legal updates

From £12 / month

Subscribe