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Through Your Child's Eyes
This movie was created from the vision of the California Department of Education and California State University, Northridge. Funding provided by the Annenberg Foundation.
Research tells us:
All babies benefit from sign language. Thousands of hearing babies learn to sign before they talk. ASL is a language for the whole family and community.
Vision is the natural pathway for brain cognition, connections and language acquisition for deaf and hard of hearing children. It taps into the child’s strengths.
ASL supports the development of written and spoken English and other languages.
Children can easily acquire and use more than one language at the same time.
ASL is one of the most widely used languages in the United States.
Time is of the essence. Infancy is a critical period for language access and language acquisition. But it’s never too late – hearing people of all ages can learn ASL.