A GCSE in British Sign Language (BSL) could be introduced in the UK before the next general election after the Government’s Department for Education (DfE) reversed a decision to delay any new qualifications.
Come along to Frank Barnes School for Deaf Children’s annual Family Day at the British Library on the 22nd September from 12-4pm. Suitable for the whole family!
Follow on from today’s Ministerial statement at the Scottish Parliament, an ambitious national plan for British Sign Language has been unveiled which will ensure deaf and deafblind BSL users are fully involved in all aspects of daily and public life.
BDA Scotland chats to Rachel O’Neill, Programme Director of MSc Inclusive Education – University of Edinburgh
BDA Chair’s letter to Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education with regards to RSDCM closure.
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.