Sound advice for youngsters

Advocates for the hearing impaired teach students at Simon Cunningham Elementary.

Grade 2 students Li-An Garcia and Solomon Quintanilla Alvarado, both 7, listen to the sounds of a hearing exercise on a iPad at Simon Cunningham Elementary School on Oct. 2.

The students took part in a lesson about hearing loss by the advocacy and support group Voice for Hearing Impaired Children.

The event was part of a Canada-wide awareness campaign in partnership with MED-EL, a company that supplies hearing implants.

 

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