Helping Children Hear at School

Phonak recognise the importance of hearing in a child’s development. Critical to speech and language development, communication and learning; hearing loss can lead to learning problems, often resulting in poor school performance.

Phonak understand the support from ‘teachers of the deaf’ is important in helping parents come to terms with their child’s hearing loss and understanding how they could best help them. Teachers play a pivotal role in providing and coordinating support and promoting deaf awareness. Encouraging the use of FM hearing systems in education can have a profound impact on a child’s learning.