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Purnima R.

56 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Purnima R.

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Hello There!

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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Dr. I.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Ph.D.-Instructional Design for Online Learning from Capella University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. I.

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Greetings future learners!

I’m excited that you have chosen me to be your teacher for American Sign Language. Learn from a teacher with 30+ years of experience teaching preschool-college levels. My lessons are visual and learner-centered to support each learner with obtaining learning objectives mastery. In no time you will be able to communicate with others your needs and desires. I look forward to hearing from you! Let’s get started today! #teach #tutor #refresh #extendlearning

About Dr.

Greetings future learners! I’m excited that you have chosen me to be your teacher for American Sign Language, ESL, ELA, or Reading. Here is a little about me: I began learning sign language when I was eight years old. At the time I did not realize this would be the career that I ended up in.

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Nataly
Dr. I is a great instructor. She is knowledgeable, patient, and professional. She has well thought out lessons that are unique and engaging. I just love her!!
Alexa
Dr. I does an amazing job at explaining how to do all signs!
Abby
Dr. Isoke is very dedicated and an overachiever.
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Tanya H.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2009
  • 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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Nicole S.

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  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Nicole S.

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I learned ASL in high school as a second language. My college did not offer ASL classes, therefore, I taught others in my university's ASL club. I mentored students there to teach them vocabulary and engage in basic conversations. Aside from formal lessons, I also find it beneficial for my student's to use ASL to transcribe personal songs of theirs! This is the best way to combine vocabulary and grammar for ASL. I can share my Youtube page where I post my personal transcriptions of ASL songs for students if they want examples or additional practice interpreting.

About Nicole

I am a speech-language pathologist in a pediatric acute care hospital. I graduated with my BS in communication disorders and BS in Psychology in 2016. I completed my master's degree in Speech-language pathology in 2018. After graduating, I worked with children in their homes in Early Intervention be

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Liliana V.

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Starting at $25
  • High school Diploma from Sequoia Charter School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Awarded Award of the service from Seqouia Charter for the Deaf and Hard of hearing
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Hailey P.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2020
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Hailey P.

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I have over 5 years experience with American Sign Language. I start simple with some voice, but as lessons progress, less voice with be present and more signing will be seen.

About Hailey

I am persistent and will not give up on my students. I am flexible on scheduling, and will accept questions between sessions.

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Scott G.
Very nice. She paid attention to my specific needs.
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Very kind and helpful! :)

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"Carla is professional, friendly and and knows how to make me want to learn and improve. Loved my first class and can't wait for the next one!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"I have witnessed Carla teaching ASL to middle school students. She is a very effective teacher. She is very interactive with her students. Her lessons are purposeful and have meaning to her students. She makes good use of several learning methods to reach all styles of learners in her classroom. I would recommend Carla for teaching ASL in any school."
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"I've had 3 lessons with Serfirys and they have all been great. He is very clear, patient and is constantly making sure I understand everything.
I highly recommend him!"
Naomi
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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"Serfirys is a great teacher, he makes sure I understand the lessons. He’s very patient, very clear with his signs ,makes me feel very comfortable and enjoyable learning sign language. It’s been a few classes and I’m really happy with the results so far. Looking forward to what’s to come. Strongly recommend Serfirys."
Bickli
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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"Dr. Isoke is very dedicated and an overachiever."
Abby
Took American Sign Language lessons from Dr. I.
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"Carla is great! She is very patient and she knows everything there is to know in ASL. She goes at your pace whether you're a slow learner or a fast learner. She has lessons planned out depending on if you're a beginner or more advanced. For example, she would teach colors or animals and then we would have a conversation in ASL about what we just learned and she would help me on any words I don't remember. She doesn't mind repeating herself either if she needs to. She is definitely the teacher/tutor you want!"
Madison
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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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."
Amber
Took American Sign Language lessons from Nicole B.
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"I cannot recommend Carla enough for ASL classes. She is patient, thourough and a real pleasure to learn from. I am an older ASL student and working with Carla makes me optimistic that an old dog really can learn new tricks!"
Ahava Lang
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"Carla was amazing!! She taught my son so much and was extremely attentive and patient. So glad I found her! Highly recommend!!!"
Ben
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"Chaneé is the best. She brings so many stories and tools like songs to help me remember my signs. I would recommend her highly to anyone learning ASL."
Siobhan
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