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Jennifer L.

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Starting at $37
  • high school diploma from Marlton School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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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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Rebekkah W.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Biblical Studies: Cultural Relations from Belhaven University
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Rebekkah W.

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I’m open to using many different books, videos, exercises, and songs to help my students learn Sign Language. I love teaching kids of all ages and parents, grandparents, guardians so they can communicate with the Deaf and/or do well in their ASL classes. I have multiple curriculums on hand. I look forward to teaching/tutoring you in any way I can! Blessings on your future in the ASL/Deaf world!

About Rebekkah

Hello! My name is Rebekkah and I started learning ASL around the age of 11 through my aunt who is a fantastic ASL interpreter in Illinois. I loved ASL so much that I decided to take in high school and college. Then I taught ASL, including songs, to students at a local co-op. I taught dance and Sign

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Tanya H.

35 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 12 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.
Jennifer C.
great conversation
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Jasmine D.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Magna Cum Laude from Lamar University
  • Bachelor of Arts in American Sign Language from Lamar University
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Jasmine D.

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Learning ASL is so much fun! From mastering fingerspelling, learning everyday words, understanding Deaf culture, dabbling in signing songs, and focusing on the keys of the language, you will enjoy our time together. It will be interactive and catered to your learning style.

About Jasmine

I'm Jasmine and I am 27 years old from Houston, Tx. In 2017, I graduated with my Bachelor's degree in American Sign Language (emphasis in interpreting). I went on to claim my Masters in Communication and I am in the final phases of obtaining my doctorate in education EdD with emphasis in organizatio

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Alex
Jasmine is a great teacher! She will go in depth when teaching any aspect of signing to make sure that you understand. She makes learning fun and gives you confidence after each lesson!
Abigail
Jasmine is an awesome teacher. She is so fun and sweet. She will always make sure you understand what is taught.
Carys
Jasmine is awesome at what she does! She makes lessons so fun and interactive… she works well with any age/experience level. Would 100% recommend learning with her!
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Dr. I.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Ph.D.-Instructional Design for Online Learning from Capella University
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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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Alexa
Dr. I does an amazing job at explaining how to do all signs!
Abby
Dr. Isoke is very dedicated and an overachiever.
Beth G.
As my 15-year-old student said, Dr. I was an enthusiastically lovely professional who graciously and patiently shared her knowledge of ASL. The initial lesson was thoughtfully planned and well-executed. We look forward to spending more time with Dr. I!!!
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Vanessa L.

104 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Vanessa L.

104 Reviews
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Hello, my name is Vanessa! I am an experienced Sign Language teacher, specializing with beginner/intermediate students. I have known Sign Language for several years now. I am very flexible when it comes to my curriculum. It all depends on you, the student. I want to help you not only learn signs, but to be able to have full conversations. Try it out yourself!

About Vanessa

I am a hardworking and passionate ASL teacher! I have my degree in Sign Language Interpreting so I have a lot of knowledge not only in Signs, but true ASL and deaf culture. I have taught multiple levels of students. Children from age 3, some who had multiple disabilities and were non-verbal, teens,

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Joan P.
Nice to see you again. I am anxious to re learn ASL.
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Frida Laber
It was a great first lesson and I can't wait to learn more!<3

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"Serfirys, This was a wonderful lesson. Thank you for your patience and helping me practice some simple sentences. I really enjoyed our lesson. I look forward to our next class. I will practice! See you next week. Virginia"
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"Her patience, sweet demeanor and attempt to answer every question yet keep on task is impressive."
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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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"Alan is an excellent teacher."
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Alan B.
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"Wonderful, as always. Punctual, ready to listen and adapt to my needs. Excellent qualifications to back up excellent teaching. I look forward to the next lesson!"
Erika
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"Purnima is my favorite ASL instructor. She is so kind and really adaptive to where I am. She picks up on what I know and what I need help with easily and pushes me just enough. I really enjoy working with her and she provides wonderful understanding and insight into Deaf culture."
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"Dr. I is an experienced educator who is devoted to each learner's continuous progress! She continues to stay informed about the status of new and best practices !"
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"Purnima is an excellent teacher of ASL. I have no prior experience and I feel very comfortable with her style and pace. If you can get her - I highly recommend her!
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"I really liked the review with many questions. This helps me practice a lot of vocabulary. Thank you!"
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