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The Cogswell-Macy Act – Your Support Needed

It's the #CogswellMacyAct #TwitterBlast week! We NEED you to ask your legislators to co-sponsor this bill, which will improve IDEA for deaf/hard of hearing, blind/low vision & deaf-blind children. Use the Toolkit to learn how to help and be sure to SHARE...

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ASL Video of the Week: “What I Am”

♪ "There's nothing I can't achieve because in myself I believe."♪ Sign/sing along with us! A beautiful ASL translation for Sesame Street of will.i.am's "What I Am".  A great way to remember that we are all amazing - no matter what! Signed by Joey Antonio and Amelia...

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World Giraffe Day | June 21

Today is World Giraffe Day. We celebrate the longest-necked animal on the longest day of the year on June 21st every year. Learn a bit about giraffes with Ashley! Today we also celebrate the life of Diana Hernandez-McCaffery. Diana was a proud Deaf Cuban-American. She...

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Celebrating Dad!

Here's to dads everywhere! Take a look at this fun collection of video messages for some special dads out there!  Enjoy! A fun, interactive coloring page in English & Spanish celebrating dad!  Great additions to your signing and reading activities with...

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National Eat Your Vegetables Day 6/17

Of all the food-related national holidays, June 17th has to be one of our favorites. It’s National Eat Your Vegetable Day (a name that speaks for itself)! Whether you love them, dislike them, or tolerate them, eating a wide range of fresh vegetables is a key part of a...

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Donor Acknowledgements – May 2022

Thank you to ASDC’s May 2022 Donors! Your support and contributions help us connect families through American Sign Language. Individual Donors Anonymous (2) Cindy Flynn Edgar and Lynda Layland Bradley Magala Karen P Geri Rios Patricia TerwilligerDedicated Donors Edith...

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ASL Video of the Week: The Rainbow Fish

Some stories are absolutely timeless. The Rainbow Fish is such a story, a classic that embodies the simple, yet universal message: sharing makes us happy. Author, Illustrator: Marcus Pfister Signed by: Jessica Gamez Video produced by: www.dpan.tv Visit the ASL Stories...

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ASL Video of the Week: Summer!

Hello friends! To kick off the summer break, here’s a great story about “Summer”, written by Alice Low and signed by Jeni Jackerson. In this "Bright & Early Board Book" in the Dr. Suess Series, you will learn a lot of fun signs relating to summer activities!...

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Summer Youth Camps 2022

Gallaudet University and RIT offer a variety of Summer Youth Camps! Take a look and register soon! RIT is offering a variety of Summer Day Camps this year! Follow the link and see what is being offered for kids of all ages.  Be sure to check the locations as some are...

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