Native Cuers -
Your Stories & Photos Needed!
Native adult cuers - individuals who grew up with Cued Speech are being asked
to submit childhood stories and photos. Find the link below, it takes you to a form where you can fill out along with your story and attached photos!
The Cued Speech 50th Anniversary conference is taking place on July 6 to 10.
Click to fill out form to let us know what you have done and how you got to where you are nowadays...
On Cue - Jan 2016 (Winter)Featured Articles:
- It Started w/ Cheese: A Story of Language
- 'Choosing Cued Speech: A Parent's Story'
- Cued Speech 50th Anniversary Conference
- CLEAR: The Future of NCSA Advocacy
- Cornett Winner Roars at Auburn U.
- NCSA and Hands & Voices: Cued Mandarin
- NCSA approves logo for CLT services
- Reception For Dr. Cornett at Gallaudet U.
- Cued Speech in Upstate South Carolina
- CueFamily: The Browns
And other articles - download 2016 'On Cue' newsletter (PDF)
Previous 'On Cue' Newsletters found here
Cued Speech Transliterator (CLT)
Glenwood Elementary SchoolMcDowell County Schools
Director, Exceptional Children
McDowell County Schools
Job Opportunities Page
Natick, MassachusettsApril 7 - 10, 2016
Board Meeting and Workshops
Intro CS Course *free*
InsCert / TecUnit Wksp
The NCSA Board Meeting, Introductory Cued Speech Course and the InsCert (Certification) Workshops & Exam will be held on the second weekend of April in Natick, MA.
Intro Cued English Course, InsCert / TecUnit flyers *coming soon!
Check events page
Cued Speech 50th Anniversary ConferenceJuly 7 - 10, 2016
New Website Announced!
The website for the Cued Speech 50th conference is www.cuedspeech50.org
Online registration will open this January!
Make your hotel reservation today - code: NCSA
The Westin Tysons Corner Hotel
7801 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043
Alice in Wonderland (iBook)JUST RELEASED
The mission here is to champion language, communication and literacy for children who are deaf and hard of hearing. The iBook Project was supported by our donors to increase literacy and make classic children's books accessible.
For MacIntosh computers & iPads only. None are available for iPhones..
Check out Alice in Wonderland by downloading this children's iBook and video!
To view a variety of children's iBooks, go to our iBooks page here
Cued Speech 50th Fundraising Campaign - Cue It Forward!
This is our fundraising campaign for the Cued Speech 50th Anniversary Conference! With you, together, our goal is ambitious, which is to raise
$50,000 in order to successfully host an
international conference - and in welcoming everyone from around the world!
Here's the YouTube video, Please donate!
Each of us donated $50!! Can you!?
The *secure* website to make your donation is https://www.givedirect.org/give/givefrm.asp?cid=566
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
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)
Generous Ways To Donate
- Donate online on the secure GiveDirect site
- Buy & sell on eBay? Do it through our secure MissionFish donation page on behalf of Deaf Childrens Literacy! Visit our eBay site
- Dr. R. Orin Cornett (Cued Speech inventor) Legacy Society - read his bio here
- Donate your vehicle here
- Use GoodSearch for searching online. GoodSearch: You Search, We Give!
In The Media
Northwestern University article & videoRight To Cue: Cued Speech helps deaf children improve communication
An excellent article that provides a 360 degree view about the benefits of Cued Speech, complemented with top-down facts why this modality helps deaf and hard of hearing children stay ahead of the curve throughout their educations along with the acquision of vital skills and critical thinking needed for succeeding in life and throughout their careers. To read the article and related online video,
Washington Post ArticlesFeatured Post article about a Maryland Cued Speech family and how much cueing fosters strong communcation and grasp of language. Read all about them here the Health section.
New Approach on Deaf Literacy Heartening, a Washington Post article - click here to read this excellent feature on literacy and deaf children.
Research Material for Undergraduates, Graduates, Professionals and New FamiliesOrder your copy of the scholarly tome Cued Speech and Cued Language for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children from the Cued Speech website (Cued Speech Discovery bookstore).