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Serfirys V.

40 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • General Studies from La Redencion
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Serfirys V.

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Do you want to learn how to communicate with the Deaf? Are you intrigued by the use of sign language? Come learn with me. I am Deaf and I use American Sign Language. My brother is also Deaf, so we grew up using ASL together and at school. I have been teaching online for the past 5 years, and I love teaching others how to improve their communication skills in ASL. Sign language is one of the most expressive languages, have you seen an interpreter recently on the new? Have you noticed how fast they move their fingers, and make a variety of facial expressions. I can help you, no matter what level of ASL you know, I want to help you make progress and become fluent. I have a toddler and he is learning ASL, if he can, you can! See you in the classroom!

About Serfirys

My name is Serfirys, my sign name is SF on the side of the chin. I am originally from Dominican Republic but I have been living in New York City for the past two years with my wife and young son. I have been teaching ASL for about fifteen years, and it is one of the things I enjoy, seeing others lig

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Katherine
Serfirys is an amazing teacher! He is patient, cheerful, and encouraging. I loved my first lesson with him!
Pat M.
So much fun. I can actually have a conversation and my understanding is improving.
Christine
I booked 10 classes with Serfirys and have finished my first 3. I look forward to it every week! Learning a new language as an adult can seem intimidating- but not with him. I try to learn my vocab list the week before the class and then get corrections regarding hand/ finger placements from him during the class-which is really helpful. I've started signing to myself in the mirror so that i can identify words more easily when speaking with Serfirys. Serfirys is really funny and expressive-i definitely feel welcome when I'm in his class😊
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Melissa S.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $37
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Melissa S.

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I am deaf! This is my language. I am able to paint pictures of vivid color and meaning with my hands. I love teaching as well and am thrilled when people want to learn ASL. I have been teaching ASL for over 10 years. I use many different ways to help students understand and remember what they learn. Lessons with me will be fun and interesting!!

About Melissa

I'm Deaf and ASL is my primary language. I have tutored many people in learning Deaf culture. I also have experience in tactile with Deaf Blind and talking to those who are Deaf with low vision. I love helping people learn about the Deaf community and teach them to be able to communicate with those

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Sofia P.
Our niece was really excited to meet Melissa. She enjoyed the lesson very much and can hardly wait for the next one.
Kelsey
I've been taking lessons for a month now and am really enjoying it! Melissa's a great teacher and I look forward to continuing my education in ASL :)
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Kimber W.

111 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2020
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Kimber W.

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Hello everybody! American Sign Language is my first language and I am deaf person. I am so thrilling to teach you to learn sign language. It benefit for everybody such as common in daily life, jobs, school requirement. American Sign Language is amazing way to communicate with deaf and hard of hearing people, especially people who does not know how to express themselves or struggle with speaking English. I will be teaching basic sign language, starting with ABCs, numbers, word by words, and many more. Do you want to learn from me? Then go for it!

About Kimber

My name is Kimber and I graduated at Gallaudet University with my BA degree for International Studies. I used to work as Resident Assistant during university years to work with residents who also from other countries and when they need help with sign language/English which is helpful to gain my

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Kate T.
We absolutely love Kimber and will continue to take from her. My daughter has learned so much in a short amount of time. Kimber makes learning sign language so incredibly fun.
Lauren
Fun class!
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Kalua M.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2004
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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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Marie M.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Agriculture Education from Clemson University
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Marie M.

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All science classes listed on my profile are offered in ASL. This is not a class focused on teaching ASL at the beginner level. This class focuses on science for those whose preference is ASL rather than English.

I am hard-of-hearing and use ASL.

About Marie

I'm 67 years old. My home is surrounded by trees, squirrels, birds and flowers. I've been teaching science for about 35 years in private schools, public schools, technical schools as well as online. I retired from public school about 10 years ago but I never stopped teaching. The best part of wha

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Angela C.
Professional, precise, and passionate about Biology! Thank you, Marie, for your thorough teaching!
Genesis
Ms. Marie is methodical, explains the concepts well, and gives great study techniques. I also found it beneficial that during our session, she asked about my specific learning styles.
Jen
Marie is an enthusiastic and detailed teacher. She has a great ability to explain complicated concepts with visuals and unique approaches. Her love of the subject really shines in her teaching. I highly recommend Marie as a science tutor.
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William C.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 16 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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William C.

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Taught American Sign Language (ASL) full-time and part-time (nights) for 39 years, just recently retired from full-time teaching. I have primarily used Signing Naturally (SN) workbooks, all levels. I have also used Learning American Sign Language (LASL).
Currently, I am teaching Deaf Culture as an online course at San Diego Mesa College.
I have been using ASL since I was 4 years old and I have attended California School for the Deaf, Berkeley (Fremont) and Riverside. I have received valuable experience from Deaf peers of Deaf parents, Deaf adults and Deaf leaders. In this sense, I am a native user of ASL and ASL Fingerspelled Signs.
Graduated from Gallaudet College (University) in Washington, D.C. with a B.S. in Business Administration. I received two Masters degrees from California State University, Northridge, one in Deaf Education and the other in Educational Administration. I received my Doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from University of Southern California ...

About William

Greetings ASL students!! I am excited to teach ASL to all of you. In Fall 1979, I began my full-time teaching career at Blair High School in Pasadena Unified School District teaching Deaf/HH students in various subjects. In Spring 1980, I was an adjunct teacher teaching ASL at Pasadena City Coll

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Ben
I really liked it and will be signing up for more with him.
Katherine
He is so patient and kind. I had a great first experience and look forward to future lessons. Thank you William!
Andrew M.
Only did first lesson, but patience and knowledge were clearly on display. Very glad I took the plunge and signed up for lessons!

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"Omg, I think I just made my new best friend! And she definitely is a Tinashe to me."
Sara
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"I enjoy my classes so much . Very good teacher !!! I feel lucky to have her."
Karen
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"Change is a joy to work with. She is very patient, funny and knowledgeable. I am enjoying learning ASL."
Keisha
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"She is very nice. We did a lot of review on fingerspelling, numbers, colors, gender identifications and many more basics. Flexible. Having a good time."
Elijah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"She’s great, I really enjoy meeting with her"
Dominique
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Great, patient, helps you learn without even realizing you're learning."
Angelina
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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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!"
Charlotte
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"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!!!"
Beth
Took American Sign Language lessons from Dr. I.
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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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"Purnima subbed in for our scheduled teacher last-minute and did a wonderful job introducing us to "25 Must-Know Signs for Beginners." Grateful for her expertise + looking forward to taking class with her again!"
Hannah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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