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Baker, Michelle

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Michelle Baker has been working as a teacher of the deaf for nearly twenty years.  In 2005 she received the Qld Premier’s Award for Excellence in Teaching for her work in Sign Bilingualism.   For the last five years, Michelle has been involved in the production and delivery of training around Sign Bilingual education for staff working with deaf children.  Michelle’s post graduate studies, and the focus of much of the training she has developed, centres around the pedagogical use of sign language in the classroom and how this impacts English literacy development for deaf students.