Of The Kyrgyz Republic. Remember how in the film “country of the deaf”, the main character, suffering from lack of hearing, all the while repeating: “I’m deaf, but not dumb.” Few people know that in every country the language. And actually, hearing what people know about the life of the deaf? To learn how to live deprived hearing what problems they have, the correspondent of IA “24. kg ” decided at the teacher’s sign language Republican special General education boarding school for deaf children, sign language interpreter Cholpon Seitokai.
– What are you, a hearing person, forced to commit themselves to working with deaf and hard of hearing children?
– I accidentally came into this profession. In 1990-ies in connection with the collapse of the country from boarding school for the deaf began outflow of personnel. I worked there mom, and she asked for help. I agreed to stay for a couple of weeks, while the management will not find a specialist. Eventually left for 20 years. Not knowing the language, he started work as a teacher of Junior classes. And then he learned the language and became a teacher, the last three years as the Deputy Director for educational Affairs.