Selected Accolades and Presses
site listed in "The new baby talk." The Globe and Mail, p F4. Saturday, February 25, 2006.
featured in the BBC World Webspace, August 7, 2003.
featured in the techTV, Cat's Clicks, aired April 11, 2003; May 3, 2003.
a featured link in the BBC News at bbc.co.uk, February 20, 2003.
featured in the techTV's Call for Help, Tuesday, August 5, 2002.
mentioned in the Seattle Times, January 26, 2002.
featured in the Kids & Family Internet Guide book, 2002.
selected one of finalists in the Stockholm Challenge Award Finalists 2001 in the Culture and Entertainment category.
mentioned in the Nursery Projects magazine, U.K., 2001(?)
featured HandSpeak in the Tech News at techtv.com on July 2, 2001.
mentioned in the Sites to See page in the Creative Classroom magazine, May/June 2001.
mentioned in the montrealgazette.com article on April 7, 2001.
rated "Wonderful!" and awarded 4 stars in Barbara Feldman's 3/21/2001 syndicated newspaper column "Surfing the Net with Kids."
listed in the Web Location Reviews by Internet Web Guide Magazine, March 9, 2001.
featured in the Internet Web Guide magazine, January 2001.
featured in World Around You magazine, November/December 2000.
mentioned in the ComputerCredible magazine's Internet Hot Spots for January 2001 at www.credible.com.
referred in NewScientist, page 19, October 7, 2000.
picked of the day at Cool Pick for September 28th, 2000.
picked as Yahoo! Picks of the Week of September 25, 2000, Yahoo.
featured Sign of the Day for September 22, 2000, at Encyclopędia Britannica online.
mentioned in Family Fun magazine, September issue, 2000.
mentioned in Business Week magazine, August 14, 2000, page 133.
mentioned in the Dallas Morning News, June 2000.
picked of the day at Motlow State Community College for June 28, 2000.
selected as Mac's Picks of the week on June 20, 2000 from New Zealand.
picked the Sighting of the Day by TechSightings.com, May 2, 2000.
picked for the Family-Friendly Web Pack by Kinds in Common for April 29, 2000.
Awards and Press for formerly "SL Dictionary Online"
featured on Site-A-Day email distribution of over 10,000 subscribers for August 3, 2000. Archives at www.siteaday.com.
selected as a Hot Site of USATODAY.com's edition for August 1st, 2000.
selected as the Web Site of the Day by dailywebsite.com for May 27, 2000.
has been Six-Packed for May 26th, 1998.
awarded the Award of Distinction by The Royal Cheesme, April 1998. Five Web sites were chosen out of 4667 submissions.
presented the BSOB Award of Excellence by BSOB Productions, April 1998.
featured the "Entrevista a Jolanta Lapiak" article in the InfoSord magazine, Spain, March 1998. [Article]
awarded for the high quality of the Web site by GAR.
selected one of the Best of the Web by SelectSurf, December 1997.
picked as one of the Ten Cool Sites for the month of December 1997, by Exporatorium, educational resource online.
mentioned in the abilities, American quarterly disabilities magazine, Fall 1997.
picked by the Funky Site of the Day, July 28, 1997
picked by the Kidsites of the Week of July 27, 1997