Schools for the Deaf

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 I don't know how many times I've been in a conversation about ASL and the person says, "well, Deaf people can read lips".why is that the only thing that hearing people "know" about Deafness.

Humor and stories for interpreters: Deaf pride

Humor and stories for interpreters: Deaf pride.

Julia Child was a famous American cook, author, and television personality who introduced French cuisine and cooking techniques to the American mainstrea. Happy Birthday Julia, Food Truck Business, Deaf Culture, Le Chef, Change The World, Love Her, The Past, Bring It On, History

A Brief History of Closed Captioning

Whether you've encountered its unmistakable white text on black background at the gym, in a bar, or on the couch, you're familiar with closed captioning. Which made its network debut 35 years ago.

Needlework class at Hugh Myddleton School for the Deaf in London, 1911

The Royal Cross School For The Deaf, Brockholes Brow, Preston

The Royal Cross School For The Deaf, Brockholes Brow, Preston c.1900

Opened by the Earl of Derby in 1894. The school was established following a gift of £5,000 from Miss Cross of Red Scar. In this image pupils are being taught to lip read with the aid of mirrors. More about the school Here

"The blind, deaf, old, and schooled citizens of Chicago all hang out here.

A Collection of Funny Signs from Around the World - Gadling

Found in Hiroshima, Japan. Here’s a rather large collection of funny signs from around the world that you probably haven’t seen before. There are multiple pages worth, so look for a link at the bottom to continue on to the next. Found in Beersheba, Israel. “Milespit Hill” in London. Note that horse riding is forbidden. Spotted in Ephesus, Turkey. Also spotted in Ephesus. “Hey, are those real fake watches?” This one was found in Vienna, ...

 Deaf and Dumb school, Manbey Street / Water Lane, Stratford A nice (and modified! Deaf School, Next Film, Deaf Culture, Sign Language, East London, Dumb And Dumber, Schools, Clock, History

East London: former Deaf (and, previous to that, Dumb) School, Manbey Street, E15

A GWL entry guessed quickly by Rob Beer. Deaf and Dumb school, Manbey Street / Water Lane, Stratford E15. A nice (and modified!) decorative tablet with fleur-de-lys motives.

Fancy dress party at the Deaf club in Edinburgh in

Fancy dress party at the Deaf club in Edinburgh in 1948. www.deafaction.org @Deaf Action #deaf #fancydress #signlanguage #history

Oak Lodge Residential School for the Deaf, children eating in the dining room

A young pupil at the Old Kent Road London County Council School for the Deaf. Next Film, Deaf Culture, London Museums, Schools, Evolution, Old Things, History, Ideas, Historia

Pupil at the Old Kent Road School for the Deaf 1955, Henry Grant

Pupil at the Old Kent Road School for the Deaf 1955 by Henry Grant. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. Museum of London

Council Bluffs, Iowa School for the Deaf Football Team 1927

Council Bluffs, Iowa School for the Deaf Football Team 1927

The Ohio School for the Deaf, 408 E., shown circa was gutted by fire Aug. Deaf Children, State Government, School Days, Schools, Ohio, 1950s, Street View, Fire, World

Columbus Mileposts: Feb. 11, 1869 | New school for deaf dedicated with event

State government began providing for the education of deaf children on Oct. 16, 1829, when the state rented a small building at Broad and High streets for