- Speak Up Librarian shares a way to make YouTube videos turn captions on automatically when you embed them on a website. Very handy!
- Some deaf children in Riverside, California were given an awesome gift of dolls which have manipulative fingers - in other words, they can make their dolls use sign language the same way they do. The dolls have become a welcome friend for the students plus a resource for the teachers.
- I don't know very much about teaching Deaf kids, but this article brings up an interesting concept related to gestures (independent of American Sign Language) and how to tell when a D/deaf child might be ready to learn.
- Having a frustrating Wednesday? Four critically endangered Egyptian tortoises, being adorable. Very adorable. You don't want to miss these pictures.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Around the Web Wednesday
I know, I know. "Around the Web Wednesday?" you say. "You haven't posted one of those since October 12, 2011." I know. And I'm flattered you remember. Ha. :)