15 Principles for Reading to Deaf Children Now Available in ASL

A free new online resource in ASL is now available from the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center! The 15 Principles are best practices for how to read aloud to deaf and hard of hearing children. 

The principles were developed to give parents and teachers of deaf children skills and strategies for reading aloud in American Sign Language. 

click here to view the 15 Principles.


About American Society for Deaf Children

We believe deaf or hard-of-hearing children are entitled to full communication access in their home, school, and community. We also believe that language development, respect for the Deaf, and access to deaf and hard-of-hearing role models are important to assure optimal intellectual, social, and emotional development.  Read More


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