BATOD
The British Association of Teachers of the Deaf
Promoting Excellence in Deaf Education
The AssociationBATOD is the sole professional association for Teachers of the Deaf in the UK representing the interests of Teachers of the Deaf and the children and young people they teach. Strong links are maintained between BATOD and Government and voluntary bodies, especially the NDCS, and the Association plays a key role in NatSIP, to contribute to policy development in this field. Find out more.
20 Oct
History of deaf education 1960 - 2010BATOD is working with Dr Susan Gregory on the development of a section of the website devoted to the history of deaf education including personal reflections on different eras and developments.
Resources03 Oct
Training as a Teacher of the DeafTeaching deaf children offers a wide range of work opportunities in a number of different types of educational setting. It is challenging and stimulating work that invites initiative and gives teachers the chance to develop innovative patterns of classroom practice...
Training as a Teacher of the Deaf14 Oct
National Conference 2015 Supporting Deaf Children and Young People in the 21st centuryThe BATOD CPD study day/joint national conference will be held on Saturday 14th March 2015 in Edinburgh. The keynote speaker will be Professor Wendy McCracken
Conferences20 Jun
Frequently Asked QuestionsQuestions BATOD is asked most frequently including enquiries about training to be a Teacher of the Deaf, financial support, help with dissertations, careers with deaf children, information about subscriptions, BATOD publications, numbers of deaf children and sign language.
The Association29 Apr
ToD email forumKeep in touch with other professionals in deaf education through our ToD email forum. Information about the ToD email list including how to subscribe can be found here.
The Association10 May