Our VL2 website has undergone a complete re-design and re-write! Please bear with us as we complete construction! We apologize for some empty or incomplete pages. We are working with diligence to get everything up and running.
Graduate School Open House! October 17th, 2014
Come and learn about our new PhD program in Educational Neuroscience and other exciting Graduate Programs at Gallaudet. Contact The Gallaudet Graduate School for details.
The Visual Communication Sign Language Checklist (VCSL), supported by VL2, and authored by Laurene Simms, Sharon Baker, and Diane Clark is a new tool for judging whether deaf children ages birth to five are developing their ASL skills. We will soon have complete ordering information in the Resources section of our website. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
PhD Program in Educational Neuroscience (PEN) announces first public lecture of the year as part of its Proseminar Series.
Dr. Daniel Ansari will be presenting “Number Symbols in the Brain and Mind” on Thursday, September 25, 2014 in Gallaudet University Library, B111 at 4-5:30pm, Eastern Time. It will also be shown via live webcast: webcast.gallaudet.edu. Come and bring your friends!
(continued...) Dr. Ansari, a pioneer in the field of Educational Neuroscience, is a renowned expert in cognitive neuroscience who has studied how humans use symbolic representations (such as number words and digits) to represent numerical quantities. Dr. Ansari is a Full Professor and Canada Research Chair in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology and the Brain and Mind Institute at the U. of Western Ontario.