Originally Posted by jillio
Yeah, I didn't mean to imply that standards should be lowered. That is already happening in many mainstream programs, and that is why kids are being passed through the public school system without the knowledge and the skill base they need to be successful.
Can you please name those specific mainstream programs and public school systems? I think it would be a wonderful service to any parent who has a deaf child in one of those programs/schools or is considering them for their child.