On December 5, 2017, WIRED magazine featured Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto (Principal Investigator, grants from the W.M. Keck Foundation and NSF INSPIRE, IIS-1547178) discussing the RAVE Learning Tool Prototype.
The Wide-Eyed Robot Teaching Deaf Children to Communicate This kid doesn't know it, but he’s kind of a big deal. Sitting in his mother’s lap, he looks at a mohawked robotic head, which periodically turns left to look at a computer screen with its big blue eyes. And the infant takes the cue, glancing at the screen, where a human avatar signs a nursery rhyme. Read the full article.
You're Invited! VL2 Hosts Third Annual Knowledge Festival The National Science Foundation-Gallaudet University Science of Learning Center, Visual Language and Visual Learning (VL2) will host its Third Annual Knowledge Festival on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Learn more.