Webcast Presentation

View National Discussion on Language Acquisition

A national discussion was facilitated within this Online Learning Community from October 4-7, 2016 in conjunction with the Inauguration activities of President Cordano.

You can still  access the video of President Cordano and Vice President Ron Stern: Dispelling the Myths of Language Acquisition and visit the archived discussion thread addressing this topic. For added information, see President Cordano’s position paper, associated reference list, and additional resources related to early language acquisition.

Discussion (Archived)

What is happening in your region to support evidence-based early language acquisition practices inclusive of both American Sign Language and English.

Discuss what is happening in your region to support evidence-based early language acquisition practices inclusive of both American Sign Language and English. Include topics such as: What is working,  What you are learning, What obstacles you are facing, What advice  you have for others, and What you could do. 

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Webcast and online forum on the myths of language acquisition

On Tuesday, October 4 President Cordano and Vice President Stern will present their evidence-based position on language acquisition for deaf and hard of hearing children. This webcast will be followed by a week-long national online discussion on its implications for deaf and hard of hearing students. This free forum will be moderated from October 4-7 by the Clerc Center.

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Welcome

Meet The Moderators

About the Moderators

Bridgetta Bourne-Firl      

                                                                                                     

Debra Nussbaum

References and Resources

Find references for this webcast here.

Webcast-Maximizing Language Acquisition:ASL and Spoken English

Meet The Presenters

About the Presenters

President Bobbi Cordano

Dr. Ron Stern

Meet the Panelists

About the Panelists

Debra Cushner

Bobbie Jo Kite

Melissa Herzig

Rebecca StevenerDeborah Chen Pichler