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Schools & Learning Centres
Posted on: December 1, 2017, by : Dharmik Joshi
Schools and Learning Centres

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There are Deaf schools that provide language of instruction in sign language (ASL/LSQ). Deaf students attending these schools are day students that return home daily, and residential students that live in the residence and participate in ASL/LSQ residence programs, going home on weekends. Where space is available, day students can participate in residential programs and activities. The social aspect of a signing environment.

Pursuing Deaf studies post graduation, Canadian students travel to the United States to attend Colleges and the only Deaf University. Deaf Canadians continue their education at Colleges and Universities across Canada with support of Sign Language Interpreters and Notetakers.

Gallaudet University is in Washington DC and is the only University designed to be barrier free for Deaf and Hard of Hearing students.

NTID National Technical Institute for the Deaf is a private technical college for Deaf students in Rochester New York

SWCID Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf is a community college in Big Spring, Texas

Schools have student exchange programs where Deaf students can live and learn another language and culture. There are schools for the Deaf around the world where students are taught in sign language. Wikipedia has a detailed list of schools from around the world.

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Edmonton

Alberta School for the Deaf
http://asd.epsb.ca/

Calgary

Queen Elizabeth Elementary Deaf & Hard of Hearing Program
schools.cbe.ab.ca/b227/

Queen Elizabeth High School Deaf & Hard of Hearing Program
schools.cbe.ab.ca/b806/student_services/DHH.htm

Stanley Jones Elementary School Deaf & Hard of Hearing Program
schools.cbe.ab.ca/b233/dhh.htm

 

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Burnaby

British Columbia Provincial School for the Deaf
sd41.bc.ca/programs/school_for_the_deaf.htm

 

 

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Winnipeg

Manitoba School for the Deaf

http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/specedu/dhh/asl_credit.html

http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/specedu/dhh/

 

 

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Milton

Ernest C. Drury School for the Deaf
https://psbnet.ca/en/schools/ernest-c-drury/

London

Robarts School for the Deaf
https://asl.psbnet.ca/schools/robarts-school-for-the-deaf/

Belleville

Sir James Whitney School for the Deaf
https://psbnet.ca/en/schools/sir-james-whitney/

 

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Montreal

Mackay Centre
http://www.emsb.qc.ca/mackay/

Quebec

Quebec Centre for the Hearing Impaired
www.cqda.org

Lévis

Regroupement des sourds de Chaidiere-Appalaches
rsca@globetrotter.ca (email only)

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