BDA Scotland was recently invited to make a submission to the Scottish Parliaments Education & Culture Committee on the attainment of school pupils with a sensory impairment. Here is a summary of our submission.
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BSL users attended a Scottish Parliament meeting with Dr Alasdair Allan the Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland¹s Languages and Hilary Third, Scottish Government for informal discussions about the BSL (Scotland) Bill.
The Education and Culture Committee has today published its Stage 1 Report on the British Sign Language (Scotland) Bill – click here. A video is also available of Convener Stewart Maxwell MSP reflecting on the Committees report findings:
Vimeo Video http://www.vimeo.com/123967126 Scottish Parliament – Education and Culture Committee’s Inquiry into attainment of school pupils with a sensory impairment – Call for views The British Deaf Association (Scotland) have received a request from the Scottish Parliament to submit a formal response to the inquiry into attainment by deaf students in schools. See the following […]
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