NCSA Board Meeting, Free Cued American English Workshop
April 24 - 26, 2014
and Cues on Tap Social!
The NCSA Board Meeting, Cued American English Workshop and the InsCert Workshops & Exam will be held on the weekend of April 24th in Destin! All events open to cuers and the general public! Fabulous deal - rooms are on average $75-80 per person per night!
Open to the public - check calendar for details - closest airports, hotels, addresses, registration forms & flyers!
Intro to Cued American English Workshop (FREE)
April 25 - 26, 2014
Pre-registration is required - link for flyer directly below, download and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this interactive workshop you will learn how the eight handshapes (groups
of consonants) and four placements (groups of vowels) in Cued Speech
are combined to express English visually.
Intro to Cued English Workshop registration form
InsCert Workshop and National Exam
April 25 - 26, 2014
Want to become a nationally certified instructor of Cued Speech? Future transliterator!? Know anyone who does? These are great opportunities for you all to step up! Plenty of job opportunities abound!
Check calendar for location details & address!
Basic Instructor Workshop form
National Certification Exam form
Download & email to email@example.com.
Learning to Cue
New Cuers - User-Friendly Guidelines!
These PDF documents, "Stages in Cueing Fluency" and "Phases in Learning to Cue" were carefully prepared, rehearsed and written by Barbara Williams-Scott, Betsy Kipila and Dr. Polly Earl as a resource to help beginner cuers have a better sense of their progress while learning to cue on their own!
They are ready for download (courses, workshops, camps, students and teachers):
"Stages in Cueing Fluency" (PDF)
“Phases in Learning to Cue” (PDF)
Spring Camp Cheerio - 30th Anniversary!!May 16 - 18, 2014
Registration now open! - Click here to sign up
Spring Camp Cheerio is located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Come visit YMCA Camp Cheerio, a family camp, complete with board, lodging, and recreational activities!
A camp for individuals and families interested in learning strategies for spoken language. Take advantage of beginner and intermediate CS Classes!
Check out 2012 Spring Camp Cheerio photos!
Creighton University v. Michael Argenyi
Michael Argenyi, a Cued Speech medical student from Seattle, WA recently won a lawsuit against Creighton University Medical School under the Americans with Disabilities Act, because they would not allow him to use a Cued Speech Transliterator, CART, or any support during medical school - even if he paid for it himself.
A federal judge ruled that Creighton University’s medical school... read more
Note: Michael paid $100.000 of his own money for Cued Language Transliterators and CART.
On Cue Newsletter - Fall 2013 Issue!
- On Cue articles written / edited by the On Cue writing / editorial team, Sarah Segal, Hilary Franklin, Charles Musser, Tammy Lamb, Aaron Rose and Courtney Branscome.
- The NCSA President's message (Shannon Howell).
- Feature articles about the Illinois School for the Deaf and the aftermath of Grayson Clamp's breakthrough surgery!
Download the latest, newest On Cue issue .
Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment - Cued Speech
An NCSA-endorsed tool for K-12 classrooms!
Transliterators - get feedback on skills!
Parents - document the skills of your child's transliterator.
Administrators - assess new hires and employees to ensure quality CS transliteration services.
Check out the EIPA Cued Speech page at classroominterpreting.org/EIPA/EIPA-CS
Free Membership for Parents, Educators and Professionals (New Applicants)
*All individuals who have never been a member before are eligible! Application form is found directly below - click here to sign up for *free* NCSA membership!
In applying for one years *free* NCSA membership, you'll receive hard copies of the 'On Cue' eNewsletters in the mail. You and your family becomes eligible for scholarships and financial benefits (camps, classes and workshops)! Digital eNewsletters are emailed bi-weekly in keeping our community informed nationally / internationally!