Are Examinations Equitable for Deaf Students?

by Sinduri Sappanipillai

The special education system was formally introduced in Sri Lanka on the first day of November in the year 1912. The Rathmalana School for the Deaf and Blind was the first school started with the one blind and three deaf students. Today, 25 schools have been established in Sri Lanka for special education.

The investigative video ‘Unfair Aspect of a Fair Exam’ highlights the lack of proper evaluation of the sign language system for students, lack of research and new trainings/techniques provided to them. Watch more here: