Spanish and Latinx Sign Languages 🇪🇸

Hispanic Heritage Month is a time of celebration and appreciation for the rich tapestry of cultures, languages, and traditions that make up the Hispanic and Latin American world. One aspect of this diverse heritage that often goes unnoticed is the vibrant realm of Spanish and Latin American Sign Languages. In. . . + Read More

The Role of Deaf Service Dogs

In today’s society, the need for accessibility and support for the Deaf community is increasingly recognized. Among the innovative solutions that have emerged is the invaluable partnership between Deaf individuals and service dogs. Deaf service dogs play a vital role in bridging the communication gap, empowering Deaf individuals, and promoting. . . + Read More

Deaf Authors Through History

In honor of the National “Love Your Bookstore” Day, let’s get to know a bit about a few Deaf Authors and the books they’ve written and published. In the last decade or so, Deaf and hard-of-hearing authors have started to appear more frequently in fiction and non-fiction book realm, which. . . + Read More

Influential Deaf Women – Then and Now

The world has witnessed numerous trailblazers who have shattered barriers and left an indelible mark on history. Among these remarkable individuals are Deaf women whose courage, resilience, and determination have paved the way for progress and equality for the Deaf community. Despite facing communication challenges and societal prejudices, these exceptional. . . + Read More

ASL Facts You May Not Know

American Sign Language is a beautiful language that is used by millions of Deaf people in America and Canada.  It is a language that has been around for many years and continues to grow and change just like every other language. In this blog, I will be sharing some fun facts. . . + Read More

The World’s First Public Deaf School

A brief history of the world’s oldest deaf school in Paris, France, otherwise known as Institute National de Jeunes Sourds de Paris. Today, on July 29th, we commemorate the anniversary of the Institut National de Jeunes Sourds de Paris (National Institute for Deaf Children of Paris), a government-recognized and funded. . . + Read More

Who is Sign Language Blitz Good For?

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey to learn American Sign Language? Sign Language Blitz is the ideal online platform for both beginner and intermediate learners seeking comprehensive ASL education. Our unique features and expert team make Sign Language Blitz the perfect choice for those who are committed. . . + Read More

Blitz Spotlight: Amazon Employee Kyra Gray

Amazon, which once started as a bookseller in 1994, eventually became a conglomerate known for selling “everything from A to Z”. Since it is Amazon Prime Day, we thought it would be wonderful to give sneak peek into the life of a Deaf Amazon employee. Amazon is a company that. . . + Read More

A Snippet of Deaf Sports History

The invention of the Deaf Football Huddle Did you know that in 1892 Gallaudet University’s quarterback Paul Hubbard, a Deaf man, invented football game huddles? During the game, Paul noticed that the other teams could read their signs so he created a tight circle formation, later called the huddle, in. . . + Read More

Our Mission at Sign Language Blitz

Welcome to Sign Language Blitz, your premier online platform for learning American Sign Language (ASL). Our mission is to provide accessible and affordable ASL classes that empower individuals to communicate effectively in the Deaf community. With our dedicated team of Deaf teachers and innovative learning tools, we’re here to make. . . + Read More