The Changing Landscape of Deaf Education

Legislative, technological, and pedagogical innovations have
greatly impacted the field of deaf education in the United States. These
changes have provided children who are deaf and hard of hearing with a greater
range of options for educational experiences that were not available
historically. This article highlights some of the major changes in the field of
education for children who are deaf and hard of hearing, along with some of the
future opportunities and challenges that result from such rapid change.