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Learning Auslan via Xbox Kinect | Deaf Children Australia

Learning Auslan via Xbox Kinect | Deaf Children Australia | Deaf Matters | Scoop.it
When learning any language, interactivity plays an important role in the success of the learner's language acquisition. The teacher relies upon direct and instant feedback channels to assist the learner in developing the necessary listening and ...
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XBox kinetics and Auslan. Interaction of sensors and hand movements.

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Veditz Day, August 13th, 2013 | National Association of the Deaf

Veditz Day, August 13th, 2013 | National Association of the Deaf | Deaf Matters | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, on August 13th, the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) celebrates the 100th anniversary of the NAD film “The Preservation of the Sign Language,” and also wish George W. Veditz a happy 152nd birthday!

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George W. Veditz and his 152nd birthday!  "Veditz contributed greatly to the world, particularly the preservation and promotion of sign language." from NAD website.

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George William Veditz (August 13, 1861 – March 12, 1937) was a former president of National Association of the Deaf of the United States and was one of the first to film American Sign Language