Survey Results NO
Number of respondents
Norway: 19 respondents.
Compared to their European colleagues, the Norwegian respondents (olive) are somewhat older: almost 90% are over age 40.
Over 50% of the Norwegian respondents (olive) learned to sign before age 5. Almost no one learned to sign after age 20.
Who organised your training?
Over 80% of the Norwegian respondents have had some training in teaching sign language. The training was most often organised by a national or regional Deaf Association or a university.
Do you work together with other sign language teachers?
Over 90% of the Norwegians respondents work together with other sign language teachers.
Open question: Good examples, advice?
“Work with other sign language teachers and have respect for each other's work.”