Monthly Archives: April 2017

Deaf Crows Mourning

A student approached me the day I returned to school, having been sick. He said in a combination of sign and speech, sometimes unintelligible, trying to fingerspell a long word I had taught him once in the previous week. He said (to this effect). The sub teacher was ethno…ethno… you know the word, on the […]

The Punch to the Gut

I’ve been mulling over the recent attacks on deaf and hard of hearing children and youth in the form of budgetary cuts to services and programs.  What to do?  How to respond?  Some people are going to the media,  some people have started up petitions (which I’ve signed),  some people are writing letters (I’ve written […]