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Santa’s Challenge

It’s a very important time of year for Santa, and how frustrating when the Christmas elves don’t understand him. Kathleen and Paul had great fun filming this clip to illustrate the importance of mouthpatterns when signing BSL. Sometimes signs have the same handshape and a completely different meaning. It is the non-manual features which make […]

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…..so how do Dot’s exam results compare?

Every year the BSL awarding body, Signature, publishes an Annual Statistics Report which tells us how many students have tried the BSL exams and what percentage of the students have passed those exams. We have just received the report for 2014-2015. At Dot we keep records of our students results so we can compare our […]

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The Signature Annual Awards

Signature is the nationally-recognised awarding body responsible for the qualifications offered by Dot Sign Language. For the past eight years Signature has organised annual awards to celebrate the achievements of those who breakdown barriers for deaf and deafblind people. In 2016 the awards are focussing on achievements within education. Signature is looking for nominations that […]

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