Specialist staffStudents enrolled in the Deaf Education Centre are educated predominantly in the mainstream classroom whilst also being supported with their learning by additional staff as required.
Teachers of the Deaf
The TOD's are trained to understand the specific learning needs of deaf students and work closely with classroom teachers and specialist staff to support the students. They provide in classroom support in addition to individualized support.
Communication assistants use AULAN signing to support student communication. Many teachers within the school also use AUSLAN to communicate with students.
Classroom Assistants support the education team to assist students in their learning. They have training in a broad range of areas to assist the varying needs of students. (eg; dyslexia, oral language development, Autism)