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Sense Sign School

EDM (Early Day Motion) 570: tabled on 08 June 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House commends Sense Sign School for offering people an opportunity to start learning British Sign Language through online video lessons; notes that over 25,000 individuals have signed up to learn British Sign Language in the last fortnight; praises Tyrese, a Deafblind young person who is leading the lessons and wants to make society more accessible for British Sign Language users; acknowledges that it is vital that during this difficult period that no one is left behind due to communication barriers; recommends that hon. Members sign up to the Sense Sign School to support British Sign Language; and wishes Tyrese and all those undertaking the video lessons the best for the future.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.