Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Schoolchildren

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Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Schoolchildren

Meet the Authors Gina A. Oliva and Linda R. Lytle

 Meet the authors!

Gina A. Oliva and Linda R. Lytle discuss and sign copies of their book,Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Schoolchildren on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. in Room A-5.

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 2:00 PM in Room A-5, Martin Luther King Jr, Memorial Library
 
In Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Schoolchildren, Oliva and Lytle focus on improving the educational environment of deaf students. They conducted an exhaustive study of deaf and hard of hearing students who attended mainstream schools.

Copies of the book will be for sale and autographed by the authors following the program. ASL and voice interpreters will be present.
 
Gina A. Oliva is a former professor, Physical Education and Recreation Department, at Gallaudet University; Linda Risser Lytle is professor, Department of Counseling, at Gallaudet University.

This program is part of the all-day DC Author Festival at the MLK Library. 
 
For more information, contact Janice Rosen, Librarian for the Deaf Community, via voice and videophone at 202-559-5368 or via email at Janice.Rosen@dc.gov.