Tag Archives: Armando Acosta

Armando’s Education

Armando Acosta discusses his education and how he was taught to practice speech in front of a candle instead of signing. From the documentary series Silent Memoirs - Life Stories From the Deaf. Nice story.. - added 10/26/2011 - by Rhodora...

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Soccer at the Deaf Olympics

Armando talks about how he won a metal in the Deaf Olympics in Venezuela and gives a quick soccer demonstration. From the documentary Silent Memoirs - Life Stories From the Deaf....

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Armando Acosta – Factory Work and Flood Clean-Up

Armando worked in a wood factory for more than twenty years and since then has cleaned up after floods. He talks about how he communicates with his hearing boss. Thanks for taking the time to share your story Armando. I learn a lot from the Silent Memoirs. Glad the cell communication worked well for you. It's a useful tool. Thanks...

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Armando Acosta – Family

Armando Acosta grew up in Ecuador with two brothers. He lost his hearing after being sick with the measles and had to figure out how to communicate with his hearing family. From the documentary, Silent Memoirs - Life Stories From the Deaf. Your story is similar to the student that I work with. He is also the only deaf in...

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