University of Edinburgh

Teaching Numeracy and Science to deaf pupils

Date: Friday, 6th October 2017 - Postponed
Venue: SSC, Edinburgh
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Fee: £110

NOTE - closing date for course is 15th September 2017


During the morning session Cathie Birch will introduce resources, key vocabulary and explore strategies in teaching deaf children mathematics.

In the afternoon session, Dr Audrey Cameron, in a laboratory setting, will demonstrate strategies in teaching deaf children science as well as introducing the SSC's BSL science glossary.

Participants will also have a chance to share experiences and ideas and will receive electronic copy of resources.

Restrictions: 24 places only

Target Audience

Mainstream teachers, teachers of the deaf, communication support workers, parents and all those supporting deaf children in secondary schools.


Cathie Birch, Royal School for the Deaf, Derby and Dr Audrey Cameron, Scottish Sensory Centre, Edinburgh