"Deaf" or "Hard of Hearing" are preferred over "hearing impaired" which is culturally distasteful and has a negative, derogatory connotation. appropriate term for a deaf or hard of hearing individual-BS
Deaf Awareness Month| How To Interact With Deaf & Hard Of Hearing People - YouTube - Rikki Poynter is an oral Deaf woman who has a lot of great videos dispelling myths about the d/Deaf & HoH community.
Someone from Basingstoke, England, GB posted a whisper, which reads "I personally think that schools should teach children sign language instead of other foreign languages. Not everyone is going to travel abroad but anyone can become deaf.