Early Education (Oral)
, author of "Friends, Like You," emailed FOLDA about an early education kit, "Friends, Like You," that was recently published by the Mainstream Center at
Clarke School for the Deaf
/Center for Oral Education. This kit is designed to teach hearing children, on a basic level, about hearing loss and ways that can help them communicate successfully with a classmate, friend, or family member who is deaf or hard of hearing.
According to the author, this kit includes a 32-page, full-color children’s book, an educator’s guide and a children’s activity book. Additional sets of 30 activity books are available.
Author Melissa Grisworld is the Consultant and Information Outreach Specialist at The Mainstream Center, Clarke. Her email address is