The National ASL and English Bilingual Consortium for Early Childhood Education is a non-profit organization of professionals who are dedicated to the development, management, and coordination of ASL and English bilingual early childhood programs for children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families.
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Our goals are...
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[video description: Two young Deaf Latinx boys are watching an ASL storybook on an iPad. Black text overlay shows one of the goal statements.]
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Announcing Summit X
This is to announce that National American Sign Language and English Bilingual Consortium for Early Childhood Education Summit X will be held at Indiana School for the Deaf, Indianapolis, Indiana on April 4-6, 2019. Please click on More Information to learn more about registration, call for papers, and other additional details.
If you have any questions about the Summit program, please contact the co-coordinators, Kimberly Kause and Melissa Cassel.
Become a sponsor for this amazing upcoming project: "ASL for My Family and Me".
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