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More than 90% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, most of whom don’t know American Sign Language (ASL). Sign language plays an essential role in language development for deaf and hard-of-hearing children. Find out how you can help parents of deaf children learn ASL!
Take your ASL skills to the next level! Join us in Rocklin, CA on March 14-15, 2020. All skill levels welcome.
Learn about our new video series for 2020, participate in a research study, or answer a Disney casting call!
Do you work in the field of Deaf education? Don’t miss the 2020 Education and Advocacy Summit at Gallaudet University.
Educators, take a deep dive into understanding the world of your deaf students whose parents are non-native English speakers living in rural communities in America. Learn how to best support these students within the context of their home, school, and community.
Disney is looking for Disney, Marvel, Pixar, & Star Wars fans for a new game show called Quizney. Learn how to put your team together and answer the casting call!
Has your child recently been diagnosed with hearing loss and needs hearing aids? Participate in a new University of Utah research study and support program. Get details here.
Learn ASL signs for December, get news you can use find a 2020 ASL Weekend workshop near you!
Learn useful ASL signs for December with ASL teacher Ricky Rose!
The 2019 Hug-a-Runner event challenged people to run a 5k every day for 10 days. More than 600 people participated and raised more than $6,500 for ASDC.
Seniors at the Lexington School for the Deaf created a video about ASDC for this year's Project for Awesome! #Project4Awesome was started by YouTube stars John and Hank Green. It raises funds for Save the Children, Partners in Health, and the charities with the top...
Take your ASL skills to the next level! Join us in Maryland School for the Deaf in Ellicott City, MD on January 25-26, 2020. All skill levels welcome.
Learn ASL signs for November, get news you can use and learn how your school can become a member of the ASDC family.
Learn useful ASL signs for November with ASL teacher Edna Johnston!
A new bipartisan bill has been introduced in congress that will significantly improve educational services for deaf children. Find out how YOU can help get it passed.