Cathy Heffernan: Cut off from the Classroom – Education for deaf children in Ireland

In a two part series, Cathy Heffernan explores education for deaf children in Ireland. Part one is an investigation into education for deaf children since mainstreaming became the default and preferred education policy for children with special needs, and part two investigates whether the needs of deaf students who use Irish Sign Language is being met in the Irish education system.

Cathy’s work was published here: