Project information


About the project

Many deaf children have reading difficulties but there are no reading tests designed specially for deaf children. Our research will produce scores for deaf children in Year 6 on a number of deaf-friendly reading tests. This will hopefully be the… Continue reading


Get involved

We are currently recruiting children from all over the UK to participate in our study. Children will have fun completing a number of tasks and computer-based games. We are looking for children with a severe/profound hearing loss who: Are aged… Continue reading


Tests used during the project

Tests are administered in a way which is accessible to deaf children. You can download and print this information here (PDF 43KB) M. Expressive One Word Picture Vocabulary Test (Brownell,2000) This test provides an estimate of the number of single… Continue reading