Transliterator Role & Function:
Educational Interpreting Defined(by Language Matters, Inc.)
Learn the standards of the profession and how to achieve them. Develop your ability to paraphrase, summarize, transphonate, and convey auditory environmental stimuli (AES).
For more of this, download Transliterator Role and Function chart (PDF) - click here!
Questions!? Contact Lauren Pruett at Language Matters, Inc, her email address is email@example.com.
Dr. R. Orin Cornett ScholarshipDeadline: June 1, 2015
These $500 to $1000 scholarships are given out annually for students who have used Cued Speech for the last five years during their education and are entering or attending a vocational, undergraduate or graduate school. More info below:
Scholarship application form (PDF)
Scholarship application form (DOC)
Nicole Dugan is NCSA's 2014 Scholarship Winner - read about her in this article. (PDF)
To see all past scholarship winners - click here!
2015 Cued Speech Camps
Spring Camp Cheerio (NC) - May 15 - 17, 2015
Camp Chi-Cue-Go (Illinois) - July 23 - 25, 2015
Cue Camp Virginia - October 8 - 11, 2015
Cue Camp New England - TBA
Cued Speech Weekend, UK - TBA
The time to start planning for camp is now!
For all camps, brochures, registration, point of contacts and websites, check our Cued Speech camps page!
Board Meeting and Workshops
Intro CS Course &
InsCert / TecUnit Wksp
Minneapolis, MNApril 30 - May 3, 2015 (Save Date)
The NCSA Board Meeting, Introductory Cued Speech Course and the InsCert (Certification) Workshops & Exam will be held on the weekend of May 1st in Minneapolis! Intro course flyer below! InsCert / TecUnit flyers - see following slides...
Intro Cued Speech Course (FREE)
View calendar - closest airports, hotels, addresses and registration!
InsCert Workshop and National Exam
April 30 - May 3, 2015 (Save Date)
Want to become a nationally certified instructor! Transliterator! These are great opportunities for you! Plenty of job opportunities abound!
General InsCert Flyer
Tools, Techniques & TLC for Teaching CS*
Basic Instructor Workshop form
National Certification Exam form
Download the last two PDFs (forms) and email to Amy Ruberl - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cued Language Transliterator National Certification Exam (TecUnit)April 30 - May 3, 2015 (Save Date)
U of Minnesota - Twin Cities campusRegister online by April 1, 2015
To learn about the workshop and exam, download the TecUnit flyer and registration form directly below:
TecUnit CLT certification flyer (PDF)
Either email the registration form to TecUnit at email@example.com or call (800) 523-0964.
Spring Camp CheerioMay 15 - 17, 2015
Save the date!
Spring Camp Cheerio is located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. A camp for individuals and families interested in learning strategies for spoken language with beginner and intermediate CS classes!
Spring Camp Cheerio brochure (PDF)
Spring Camp Cheerio registration form (PDF) and in Microsoft Word format (DOC).
Visit the Spring Camp Cheerio website at www.springcampcheerio.org
'Pointy Three'Children's Book & illustrations
FREE iBook & video download! (300 MB)
Written by Adam Stone and illustrations
done by Joyce Ham, this children's book includes two videos - one in Cued Speech
and the other in ASL.
For MacIntosh computers & iPads only. None available for iPhones. This iBook is 300 megabytes in size so this download requires a little patience. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if any issues with this.
Download the iBook and video here
Pointy Three (300 MB) .
Twelve videos about Cued Speech myths and misperceptions
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 1
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 2
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 3
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 4
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 5
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 6
Illinois School for the Deaf — CS Myth 7
All videos listed here (1 – 12)
Cued Speech 50th Anniversary Conference - *Save The Date*July 8 - 10, 2016
This is an international conference that will be held near Washington, DC in Tysons Corner, VA. It'll be held at the classy Westin Tysons Corner Hotel so don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime conference!
Make your reservations today:
The Westin Tysons Corner Hotel
7801 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043
Cued Speech 50th Fundraising Campaign - Cue It Forward!
We just kicked off our fundraising campaign for the Cued Speech 50th Anniversary Conference. We have an ambitious goal, which is to raise
$50,000 in order to successfully host an
international conference and feature the latest research findings (PhD researchers and
Check this awesome YouTube video! Click here
At this recent board meeting, each of us donated $50! Will you?
Learning to Cue
New Cuers - User-Friendly Guidelines!
These PDF documents, "Stages in Cueing Fluency" and "Phases in Learning to Cue" were carefully prepared, rehearsed and written by Barbara Williams-Scott, Betsy Kipila and Dr. Polly Earl as a resource to help beginner cuers have a better sense of their progress while learning to cue on their own!
They are ready for download (courses, workshops, camps, students and teachers):
"Stages in Cueing Fluency" (PDF)
“Phases in Learning to Cue” (PDF)
Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment - Cued Speech
An NCSA-endorsed tool for K-12 classrooms!
Transliterators - get feedback on skills!
Parents - document the skills of your child's transliterator.
Administrators - assess new hires and employees to ensure quality CS transliteration services.
Check out the EIPA Cued Speech page at classroominterpreting.org/EIPA/EIPA-CS
Generous Ways To Donate
- Donate online on the secure GiveDirect site
- Buy & sell on eBay? Do it through our secure MissionFish donation page on behalf of Deaf Childrens Literacy! Visit our eBay site
- Dr. R. Orin Cornett (Cued Speech inventor) Legacy Society - read his bio here
- Donate your vehicle here
- Use GoodSearch for searching online. GoodSearch: You Search, We Give!