Ad calling for Investigation into NSD’s Closing

Ad run Saturday March 19, 2011 in The Telegram (Canadian Newspaper) calling for an Independent Inquiry into the Closing of the Newfoundland School for the Deaf (NSD), which was done contrary to the iced 2010 new era agreement [Deaf citizens involved in governmental decision making, fair, equal, and appropriate access to education, and language rights].  for more info on this effort go to: http://www.cde-nl.ca/

2nd Ad

for the PDF nsdthetelegram

Past “People of the Eye” blog entry re: the Deaf Canadian landscape:

https://handeyes.wordpress.com/2011/03/14/canada-not-know-joseph-audism-out-audism/

several links from Shel: A Deaf Canadian’s Thoughts re: the Newfoundland School for the Deaf unjust closure

http://www.deafcanadian.com/2010/10/24/nsd-the-quiet-death-of-a-deaf-school-not-so/

http://www.deafcanadian.com/2010/12/29/nsd-letter-from-a-deaf-former-elected-parliamentarian-to-king/

http://www.deafcanadian.com/2010/05/02/neutrality-does-it-exist/

http://www.deafcanadian.com/2011/01/09/wow-iphone-app-as-an-educational-tool-for-deaf-kids-in-newfoundland/

http://www.deafcanadian.com/2011/03/06/parental-choice-truth-or-illusion/

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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Shel
    Mar 20, 2011 @ 14:48:27

    I’d recommend that you also add the link to my post on neutrality… does it exist? CLEARLY it does not, in NSD’s situation.
    http://www.deafcanadian.com/2010/05/02/neutrality-does-it-exist/

    Thanks for doing what you do best… cast a light on audism and the injustice inherent in audism.

  2. Don G.
    Mar 20, 2011 @ 14:54:20

    WAHOO!

  3. handeyes
    Mar 20, 2011 @ 15:42:20

    Shel – Done and thank u and all u r doing on the NSD front

    Don – YEP! that Ad rocks! i believe that long ago the NAD took out ads on certain positions (if i remember right) but i havent seen anything like this Canadian Deaf one in a long while – Stand tall and Strong Canada – dont let those waves knock out and wash out a Deaf school and our Deaf students without a mighty fight!

    peace

    patti

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