One Mother's Story

Keywords: Deaf Education Information, Books and Journals, Deafness Specific Professional Resources

The story of raising her daughters is told by a professor in Deaf Education who became a parent of first one deaf toddler and then a deaf preschooler. Barbara is married to Kent Luetke-Stahlman and also has two older hearing daughters. All members of the family strive to provide an enviroment in which audition, speech, language and socialization skills are developed and ASL respected. Parents of both deaf and hard of hearing children, as well as teachers and interpreters, will find this book pack with ideas for living and growing with toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-aged children. Barbara tells of her struggles and joys in a way that will encourage all to work together to improve deaf education in the years to come. Modern sign Press, Los Alamitos, CA 90720. (310-596-8548)

Uploaded By: Jodi Gray/KSU/Deaf Education Major