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ASL Browser WEB and Personal Communicator CD-ROM

The Personal Communicator, winner of the 1995 Software Innovation of the Year Award from Discover Magazine, is a user friendly program that converts text to signs. It is a useful tool for exploring and learning more than 2500 ASL signs representing more than 4500 English words. (It does not translate English to ASL syntax, nor does it teach ASL syntax.) The American Sign Language Browser web site re-uses the signing videos and explanations of how the signs are formed in a straightforward user interface for viewing one sign at a time.

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Principals
Carrie Heeter
Darcy Drew Greene
Brian Winn
Norm Lownds
Punya Mishra
Jim Anthony
Ethan Watrall
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Wonderwalls
Fantastic Food Challenge

Spatial Garden Kids' Tour
Death Penalty High School Curriculum
4H-Children's Garden
Plant Problems
Mammalian Brain Collection
ASL Browser/Personal Communicator
Microbe Zoo
American Identity Explorer
Teaching with the Internet for K-12

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Easing Cancer Pain
Cancer Prevention Conversations
Breast Cancer Lighthouse

Projects
Current Projects
Girls as Game Designers

Longitudinal Survey Engine (LSE)
Digital Hierakonpolis Initiative
Alien Games
Electronic Quit Smoking Coach
Personal Science Assistant (PSA)
Cognitive Games
Chi. Historical Society Children's Gallery
Diabetes and You

Graduate Theses
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Publications
Heeter, C., Chu, K., Maniar, A., Mishra, P., and Egidio, R. Comparing 14 Forms of Fun In Commercial Versus Educational Space Exploration Digital Games, DIGRA, Netherlands, November, 2003.

Mishra, P., Spiro, R. J. & Feltovich, P. (1996) Technology, representation & cognition . In von Oostendorp, H. (Ed.) Cognitive aspects of electronic text processing. Ablex Publishing Corporation.

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