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Calling All Nationally Certified CLTs

By Tom Shull | Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020

Thank you to everyone who already updated their contact information at www.tecunit.org. The Testing, Evaluation and Certification Unit (TECUnit) has important updates and urgent notices that we have not been able to get out to nationally certified CLTs because of outdated contact information. Please like and share this post to spread the word. If you know nationally certified CLTs, please encourage them get in touch. info@tecunit.org | (703) 239-3433 (v/txt) Thanks!

TECUnit Gets New Board

By Tom Shull | Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020

The Testing, Evaluation, and Certification Unit (TECUnit), the national certifying body for cued language transliterators (CLTs), is pleased to announce the installation of a new Board of Directors. The new Board will continue to oversee testing and credentialing of cued language transliterators in keeping with the CLT Code of Conduct...

A New Look (and Web Address) for Language Matters

By Tom Shull | Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019

Lose the hyphen, Language Matters, Inc. has a new web address and look for their website [read more].

Fluency Tapes Get New Life

By Tom Shull | Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019

Language Matters re-released its Gaining Fluency product in online streaming format. The story of Jack and the Beanstalk is told at ten rates increasing in the number of syllables per second. [read more]

CLT Position (MA)

By Tom Shull | Monday, May 28, 2018

Seeking a full-time contract sign language interpreter or cued speech transliterator for our Designated Healthcare Interpreter (DI) position starting July 2nd for a medical resident in Massachusetts. This is a unique residency in that it will not entail ... [read more]

We Moved! But Nobody Told Us

By Tom Shull | Monday, May 28, 2018

Our outage on January 8th and 9th was due to the fact that our hosting company migrated our site to another server. This caused a series of problems for users. Unfortunately, we weren't notified about the move. (This new server better have a pool and a fitness center.) As of this writing, the search function is still not operating. Sorry for the inconvenience. We're monitoring and will work to make sure we're back at 100% asap.

We Moved! But Nobody Told Us

By Tom Shull | Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

Our outage on January 8th and 9th was due to the fact that our hosting company migrated our site to another server. This caused a series of problems for users. Unfortunately, we weren't notified about the move. (This new server better have a pool and a fitness center.) As of this writing, the search function is still not operating. Sorry for the inconvenience. We're monitoring and will work to make sure we're back at 100% asap.

France Taking Cueing to the Beach

By Tom Shull | Monday, April 11, 2016

France's annual Cued Speech learning retreat, or stage d'été, is heading to the beach. The Association de Langage Parlé Complété which advocates and teaches the French Adaptation of Cued Speech announced [more]

Back to Africa

By Tom Shull | Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016

Once again a group of American cuers will travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to teach cueing at schools for the deaf. On this, the third trip to Africa, the scope has been expanded. [Read More]