Transcript Video Clip 1:
LaRonda: “Hello. I’m here at my work: SJCD (St. Joseph’s Center for the Deaf) in Hayward, CA. I am the Parent Educator/Family Life Coordinator. I’m here today to show you something about how I plan to use a vlog from DeafRead. I work with many parents who come to learn more about how to become better parents and overcome challenges, especially between deaf and hearing mixed families.
Behind me, I just set up tables with many computers on them. Can you see them? SJCD recently received a tech. grant and we were recently given many computers, which is so cool! I’m excited to use these computer with my parent class! Finally, we can be on par with technological advances just like the hearing world.
Well, I’ve been thinking carefully about what I would pick to share on the computers with my parent class. Then I remembered Teri’s vlog at DeafDish.com and her story called “Cheaper by the Dozen.” That story is about her decision to have 10 children. I thought this would be perfect and a great way to open discussion with my parent group and see what their reaction is to that story…”