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Shannon P
09-22-2011, 02:25 AM
DS is talking a required reading class in college. Tonight he had a substitute teacher that had the class read aloud from the textbook. DS read a page long passage before the teacher started breaking the sections into smaller pieces. After class the teacher complimented ds, saying he was the best reader in the class. He was the only student that read the commas. She also said she'd never have guessed from his articulation that he had hearing loss. (I dislike judging functionality by articulation rather than by language skills, but I digress...)

This, from a student that is nearly deaf and supposedly retarded. Considering just his hearing loss, his reading level should average fifth grade.

Robin in Colorado
09-22-2011, 09:26 AM
Wonderful! :clap:

Luisa
09-22-2011, 10:20 AM
:clap: Very cool! :cool:

Esther-Alabama
09-22-2011, 10:23 AM
That is HUGE!! Praising God for parents who taught their SON, not his labels. Hooray for your ds, Shannon and Hooray for YOU!!

Rachel Jane
09-22-2011, 10:25 AM
:clap::cool:

Lisalyn
09-22-2011, 12:01 PM
:hcry: :clap:

Hollie in SC
09-22-2011, 12:58 PM
:hcry: :clap: Wonderful praise!

Crissa
09-22-2011, 02:41 PM
:):clap:

Alice R
09-22-2011, 04:22 PM
Good job!

:clap: :group: :clap:

Sue C
09-23-2011, 05:41 PM
:clap: :clap: Please congratulate him for me! And while I am at it....congrats to you too!! :clap: :group:

AmyinWI
09-23-2011, 11:01 PM
that is wonderful!!! :clap: thanks for sharing!:)

Tiffany
09-24-2011, 09:43 PM
Awesome! :clap: I have a ds who is hearing impaired also so I really get it. :)