University of Edinburgh

Preparing Deaf Students for Exams and Leaving School

Presented on Thursday, 7 October 2010

Dalziel High School Motherwell

"What matters deafness of the ears when the mind hears?"
Victor Hugo

2008 6 school leavers  
  2- University

Strathclyde -Teacher Training
Caledonian -Risk Management

  1- Employment Part time supermarket – Joinery
  2- College

Beauty Therapy

  1- Supported placement

Access to work


2009 8 school leavers  
  3- University

Strathclyde -Pharmacy
Glasgow -English/History
Glasgow –Biochemistry


1- Employment

1- Employment


Double glazing installer

  3- College

Barony college - Equine management 
Reid Kerr - Animal welfare
Motherwell - Prospects


20010 5 school leavers  
  2- University

Stirling  English/History
UWS  Psychology

  3- College

Motherwell -Construction