Signing Math Pictionary (SMP) Now Available on the iTunes App Store

August 06, 2013

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CAMBRIDGE, MA– A new addition to the Signing Math and Science product line is now available on the iTunes App Store. The Signing Math Pictionary (SMP) has launched as a mobile app, joining the Signing Science Dictionary (SSD)Signing Math Dictionary (SMD), and Science Science Pictionary (SSP) app suite. The latest versions of the apps include human voice narration, which previous purchasers can download free of charge.

The Signing Math and Science products have been developed in collaboration with Vcom3D using the proprietary SigningAvatar accessibility technology. These interactive, 3D sign language dictionaries and pictionaries support access to standards-based mathematics and science content for elementary, middle-grade, and high school students. The software and apps are available in ASL or Signed English, optimized for students who are deaf or hard of hearing and who communicate using sign. More information about Signing Math and Science can be found at: www.signingapp.com.

The Signing Math Pictionary (SMP).a dictionary of math terms and definitions for grades K-4.is funded in part by a grant from the US Department of Education (H327A100074). The Signing Math Dictionary (SMD).a dictionary of mathematics terms for students in the elementary and middle grades.is funded in part by a grant from the National Science Foundation (HRD-0833969).

The Signing Science Dictionary (SSD).a dictionary of science terms and definitions for grades 4-8.was funded in part by grants from NEC Foundation of America, the National Science Foundation (HRD-0533057), and the US Department of Education (H327A060026). The Signing Science Pictionary (SSP).a dictionary of science terms and definitions for grades K-4. was funded in part by grants from the Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation, Disability Inclusion Initiative and the US Department of Education (H327A080040).