American Asylum for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb (demeaning (having…
American Asylum for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb
1817- first formal school for deaf established in Connecticut.
More schools founded to teach both academic and vocational subjects/training.
sense of belonging
ASL and spoken laguage
having to prove ones worth
thought of as deficient and/or imparied
still exists and now known as the American School for the Deaf
sense of community