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Tanya H.

35 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tanya H.

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I have been communicating using American Sign Language for over 15 years. I have a bachelor's degree in American Sign Language interpreting. I have been an interpreter for 11 years and I am nationally certified through the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be signing in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of grammar, vocabulary, Deaf Culture, and more. Let's get started!

About Tanya

I have been a professional American Sign Language interpreter for over 13 years. I graduated from MacMurray College with a Bachelors of American Sign Language Interpreting and from Walden University with both a Master's degree in both Business Administration and Education. American Sign Language

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Jennifer C.
Very patient. She takes the time to show the sign several times and work it into the conversation.
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Jennifer L.

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  • high school diploma from Marlton School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer L.

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I'm deaf. This is my language. I love teach kids into deaf school. I have been teaching ASL for over 20 years. You want more learning ASL lessons.

About Jennifer

My name is Jennifer. I'm Deaf and ASL is my primary language! I love been teaching whom learn ASL. I have experience work with one on one, online remote learning, and students in Deaf school. I want to help people learn about Deaf community and Deaf culture. I have spent my whole life te

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Liliana V.

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  • Awarded Award of the service from Seqouia Charter for the Deaf and Hard of hearing
  • Teaches students 3 to 60
  • Teaching since 2021
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Liliana V.

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Hello! My name is Lilly. Born deaf and ASL is my first language. I have been teaching several ASL course in K-12 grades and workshop for anyone who is interested in learning ASL and Deaf culture. I also have been mentoring and providing tutoring for parents/family members/friends of someone who is deaf and hard of hearing, and ASL students who are interested in becoming an interpreter. I look forward to working with you! :)

About Liliana

Hello! My name is Lilly. Born deaf and ASL is my first language. I have been teaching several ASL course in K-12 grades and workshop for anyone who is interested in learning ASL and Deaf culture. I also have been mentoring and providing tutoring for parents/family members/friends of someone who is d

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Nicole B.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 35; Female: 4 to 45
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Nicole B.

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I've been tutoring for 6 years, helping students develop a love for the beautiful American Sign Language. All whom want to learn ASL have come to the right place! I can offer you different levels of ASL lessons for your learning type. This will allow you to talk with anyone easily over time.

My teaching style is very flexible, comfortable, and adapts to any person's learning type. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences.

I can't wait to meet you!

Nicole.

About Nicole

Hello! My name is Nicole and I have been a Deaf ASL Tutor since 2015. I graduated from Springfield College with a Bachelor's degree in Human Services. My tutoring services include mentoring families to communicate with their deaf children and deaf family members. I as well work with students

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Nicole is my favorite teacher! I just love her enthusiasm! Nicole is a very patient and kind teacher. She wants to make sure you understand ASL concepts and signs correctly, which is important. I am so thankful I found her on this site. She has been so helpful in me improving in ASL.
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Kalua M.

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  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kalua M.

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Bringing American Sign Language (ASL) communication to life with some fun. Some deaf studies to show the communication of where its origin and how the beautiful language develop over time.

There will be ASL 1, 2, and 3 depending on the skills you either need help with tutoring to beginning stage of basic ASL understanding. You'll be learning ABC, numbers, shapes, 5 indicators of hand motions that are extremely important in ASL.

About Kalua

I grew up hard of hearing with no hearing in my left ear. I speak well enough that people occasionally forget I am deaf. At the age of 14, I woke up one day and couldn't hear anything. I am now accustomed to hearing aids. I've been signing since I was a teen. I use websites (Lifeprint.com) to help m

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Excellent Teacher, very professional, on time and very friendly
Chad and Chiara S.
Very fun and learned a lot in just the first class, looking forward to more lessons!
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Purnima R.

56 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaching in Sign Language Master from University of Northern Colorado
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Purnima R.

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I am a Deaf ASL instructor, and I've been teaching since 2015. I've enjoying to see my students develop a sense of ASL, which is a beautiful and visual language to learn.

Once you take a few ASL classes, you will build your signs skills to able to converse with Deaf people and learn about Deaf Culture.

About Purnima

My name is Purnima, and I am a Deaf ASL Instructor. I graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with TASL (Teaching American Language in a Master's Degree). I have been teaching ASL since 2015 in different local public schools. I also worked as a Teaching Assistant for the Deaf School.

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Awesome!!! So kind and patient. I learned a lot :)
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"Purnima is great! She has a background in teaching ASL so she is knowledgeable about grammar and how to teach it, and she’s fun to talk to as well!"
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