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Vanessa L.

83 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Sign Language Interpreting from South Texas College
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Vanessa L.

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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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Jenna S.
Joan P.
Thank you Vanessa. I like how we are stacking the basics to be ready to move on to more conversational concepts. The concept of "setting up" is very helpful. You are a clear and supportive teacher.
Joan P.
Vannessa is encouraging while doing review of each lesson before we sign off. I like to be able to look back at our recorded sessions as well.
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Amber R.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Amber R.

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I AM A FUN, HIGH ENERGY PERSON, I AM KNOWING TO BE PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING. I LOVE TO LEARN EACH STUDENTS INDIVIDUAL LEARNING STYLE AND TEACH ACCORDING TO THEIR UNIQUE FIT. I AM REALLY GOOD AT FINDING CREATIVE WAYS TO MAKE STUDENT REMEMBER NEW INFORMATION I TEACH

About Amber

My name is Amber. I am 30 years old . I love to help others . I am very creative and full of energy. I like to figure out creative lesson plans to make it easier for my students to retain the information they are learning. I am very patient and understanding. I enjoy getting to know my students ind

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Shamika D.
It was great! Answered any question we had
Natalie
We had our first lesson and Amber was amazing. My daughter has never felt so excited. She was so good, prepared and patient. She’s tailoring lessons to our interests and has the best energy.
Hannah
Very engaging. She makes sure that you get what you’re there for and definitely makes it fun for the both of you. Very down to earth! So excited to get to learn from Amber!
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Dianerey M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Child Development from Palomar College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dianerey M.

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My name is Dianerey, I'm a deaf person. I'm teaching AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE in any ages from Preschool to High school even adults too.

I'm used to be on call for teaching aide at Washington School for the Deaf for a year which I loved my job! I teaching varies ages at young children. I helped with them in subjects and storytelling.

I can teach you very fun and simply in basic sign languages such as family, foods, colors and more. I can teaching you how to spelling with your own name!

We can got together in games/ poem/ storytelling/ drama. It would be FUN!

Located in New York City and Queens

About Dianerey

My name is Dianerey, I'm a deaf person. I'm teaching AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE in any ages from Preschool to High school even adults too. I'm used to be on call for teaching aide at Washington School for the Deaf for a year which I loved my job! I teaching various ages to young children. I helped

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Jeanne
When I was first learning sign language you taught me so much! You were patient and kind. You walked me through step by step how to use the correct hand shapes. You’re an amazing teacher. Thank you!
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Kalua M.

1 Review
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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 and use websites to help my students and

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Chad and Chiara S.
Very fun and learned a lot in just the first class, looking forward to more lessons!
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Carla G.

42 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Mill Neck Manor Educational Association Leadership Award Graduation Ceremony from Mill Neck Manor Educational Association
  • Teaching since 2020
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Carla G.

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I’m the only Deaf person in my family. I love photography, drawing sketch, and I love teaching American Sign Language (ASL).

I have experience teaching at American Sign Language (ASL) Camp at Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf. I taught students from a range of grades, typically students from Elementary to Junior High. I constantly look for ways to give back to the Deaf community, such as mentoring and giving the advice to serve them best.

I use various tools such as flashcards that contain words, pictures, and vocabulary in order to build language skills. I will use educational videos that explain topics such as Deaf Culture. I will also use storytelling videos ana will adapt to a range of ages. I will provide American Sign Language (ASL) levels to match each age group.

I will have books for your first trial lesson and come and see for yourself! If you have any additional questions, feel free to contact me.

I look forward to meeting you!

About Carla

Hi, My name is Carla. I am the only Deaf person in my family. I love photography, drawing sketches, and I love teaching American Sign Language (ASL). I have experience teaching at American Sign Language (ASL) Camp at Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf was in 2008. I taught students from a range

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La-Vern L.
I really enjoy being Carla’s student. I feel at ease when I make mistakes, and she corrects me. 🌻
Sha.
My grandkids and I really enjoyed our lesson. Carla was fun to work with and kept it entertaining for the grandbaby
mimi
My daughter had a great first lesson and is excited for her next one thanks
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Brad S.

6 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brad S.

6 Reviews
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I am a teacher of the Deaf, a part of my job is to incorporate sign language into their lesson plans, I am fluent in ASL and my lessons can range from beginner to advanced. Each of my students will have a unique curriculum based on their goals/needs. Shoot me a message to see if we would be a good fit!

About Brad

Hello all, my name is Brad and I’m a teacher of the Deaf, I have three masters in different areas of Education. My goal is to teach and help build confidence in each of my students when it comes to sign language, I will create a unique curriculum for each and every one of you. I teach all levels,

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Nick D.
Brad is an incredible instructor; he has an uncanny knack for being able to simplify a very nuanced, complicated form of communication. He makes it entertaining and fun while simultaneously imparting a massive amount of knowledge in each session.
Amaya W.
Brad is the best! The time flew by and I learned a ton. In just one class I feel much more confident in my signing ability and more excited than ever to keep learning.

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The average cost of 60-minute American Sign Language lessons in Lafayette is $54. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $89 per hour.
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"Alan is a great teacher. His lessons offer a real mix of technical practice and information on deaf culture which I was looking for. He is flexible with time and always willing to 'chat' a few minutes longer than the lessons require. I would recommend him to anyone interested in learning (or improving their prior knowledge of) ASL online."
Jennifer
Took American Sign Language lessons from Alan B.
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"Purnima made if so fun to learn the language. She has such a light that shines threw in her signing and it makes me want to be more like her. She is also great on making small goals for me to work on so I can succeed and meet my full potential. Overall it was a wonderful experience. It just made my love for ASL even stronger. Thank you, Purnima!"
Ana Benton
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"Dan was extremely helpful and experienced! He had prepared beforehand and gave me great ideas for my sign language presentation for next week. I learned new vocabulary words and he helped me with ASL interpretation! I am grateful!"
Charlie
Took American Sign Language lessons from Dan C.
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"The best asl ever looking forward for you being my teacher coming up...."
Paris
Took American Sign Language lessons from Eduardo C.
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"Kind, funny and very knowledgeable. A good teacher."
Brandon
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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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 had been wanting to learn sign language and more about the deaf community since seeing an ASL translator at my college in California. Now at a point where I am finishing up my college career, I decided to invest in classes (because why not try something new and interesting!). Online proved the best option and Eduardo was the #1 rated ASL teacher on TakeLessons.
I had a few questions and Eduardo immediately reached out to me. He was (and is) both friendly and informative in his communication. His teaching style is more conversational and personalized to the level and learning style of the student. He is patient yet pushes me forward in my learning by integrating sign language into daily parts of my life. For example, I am currently learning how to sign some of my favorite songs! Additionally, Eduardo presents a new challenge regularly for my personal growth in the language. I have been taking weekly lessons for 3 months and am now at the point where he says I can no longer use my voice along with my signs. The process of speaking interferes with the fluidity of signing...I'm really excited to see how my signing improves!
If you have the opportunity to invest in learning this beautiful language, I really encourage you to #1) try it and #2) take it with Eduardo. He will teach you so much and make it incredibly fun in the process. I feel like I've learned enough to fill a dictionary after each lesson! Eduardo genuinely cares and is excited to share this piece of his world with you...I couldn't be more thankful and plan to continue lessons with him indefinitely."
Allison
Took American Sign Language lessons from Eduardo C.
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"She is awesome and makes you comfortable right away!"
Merrit
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Excellent lessons! Anna has a real depth of knowledge and explains ASL in a way that makes it much easier to learn. She's friendly and patient and intelligent - all of which make for a relaxed but dynamic experience. Super happy I chose her as my teacher!"
Lauren
Took American Sign Language lessons from Anna C.
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"Amber is an enthusiastic and patient teacher. My daughter (9 years) and I are really enjoying our classes.
Amber is great about teaching to our pace and answering our (many) questions. My daughter asked if we can attend every week instead of every-other because she is having so much fun, as am I!"
Emily
Took American Sign Language lessons from Amber F.
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