Accommodating Individuals who are Hard of Hearing

Exercise Training and Physical Education

Sara sometimes

can not hear the referee’s whistle during a water polo game.

Accommodating Individuals

who are Hard of Hearing

in Exercise Training and Physical Education

                 People who are deaf or hard of hearing are often stereotyped together into one group and labeled “deaf” or “hearing impaired”. After visiting this website the reader will be able to  define the terms culturally Deaf, deaf, and hard of hearing, as used to describe individuals with hearing loss and will understand the accommodations needed by an individual who is hard of hearing during an exercise training session or physical education class.

 

 

Copyright © 2007 by Lori M Reich

Contact Information:

lreich@csulb.edu

California State University Long Beach