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Sheila S.

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Starting at $70
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Sheila S.

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ASL is an amazing new language to learn. Imagine being able to help Deaf people anywhere you encounter them, speaking to a Deaf family member, teaching your non-verbal child a language easier to learn than any verbal language, or being able to communicate with a friend from across a crowded or silent room.

As an undergraduate, I took ASL as my foreign language. Later, I took my skills to behavior therapy where I used it with non-verbal children as their primary form of communication.

I can teach you the basics: fingerspelling, how to address someone, ask for directions, give directions, and have a simple conversations. Feel confident approaching the Deaf community and begin signing from your very first lesson!

Along with signing, you will also learn social etiquette and history of the Deaf community which is very rich in Austin!

About Sheila

Whether you are looking to improve your painting skills, experiment with a new medium, or learn the basics you can count on Mrs. Smith to help you reach your goals with positive upbeat, individualized lessons designed to meet your unique learning style. I have teaching art since 2011. Unique to m

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Maribeth M.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Awarded Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Columbus State Community College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maribeth M.

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I work with signers and interpreters at all levels, using English, ASL, dialogues, materials, and videos based on the Signing Naturally curriculum (used by most colleges and universities nationwide.) We can also work with your curriculum if you have your own. I am an excellent teacher and tutor with:

* Students who have a disability
* Returning students who want to brush-up on their skills
* Current students who need tutoring to excel in their studies
* New students learning American Sign Language for the first time
* Novice interpreters seeking to pass the national certification exam
* Professional interpreters and students needing a mentor to improve target skills

There are as many reasons to learn ASL as there are students, and I'm here to help each of you reach your goals! Sign up, and let's get started today!

About Maribeth

One day when I was about 8 years old, I met a boy about half my age who was Deaf. He tried to tell me something involving his elbow, and I thought he hurt his elbow. I was sad that I couldn't understand what he was saying. I tried my best to play with him, even though we couldn't communicate. Te

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Sarah Herr
She’s a great instructor/mentor especially for people going into ASL interpreting! She focuses on what you personally need to improve with most and is a lot of fun to learn from!
Matthew
Maribeth has been a wonderful addition to my son’s budding interest in sign language. She is excited, prepared, has excellent communication in and out of lessons, and is willing to work with his interests to keep him motivated.
Kayla Y.
What an amazing tutor, Maribeth is exactly what I needed. I feel 100% better facing my college instructor for my expressive test. She is flexible and very knowledgable, I will reach out to her again if I need additional tutoring.
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Purnima R.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaching in Sign Language Master from University of Northern Colorado
  • Teaching since 2015
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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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Kristin W.
I learned so much in just one class!
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Brandon
Purnima is a fantastic instructor. She taught me quite a bit in a single semester. She’s a very thoughtful, patient, and supportive teacher.

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Amber R.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • 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 in

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Sevara
My 6 year old just had her first lesson with Amber. We are over the moon! She was so much fun! Great energy and made learning so interesting and fun.
Brian
Amber is affable, knowledgeable, and presents the material in way that is very approachable without seeming intimidating.
She clearly has a passion for ASL and teaching.

Cheryl I.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Awarded TESOL Advanced and TESOL Foundational Certifications from VipKid
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2002
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Cheryl I.

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I am certified in American Sign Language. I can help teach for the basics.

About Cheryl

This is a great time to sign up with me to learn online. I am available to help with your educational needs while schools are taking a break. My name is Cheryl. My talents are to help students with their resumes and interview techniques, basic math skills, writing skills, and reading skills. I

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Candace
This was a first for us completing online cheer training to keep my daughter engaged throughout COVID lockdown. Cheryl was kind and supportive of my daughter as she tried new cheers and movements.
Her daughter was also a great co-teacher!
Looking forward to week 2.
Kristiana B.
Cheryl was great!! She was very knowledgeable and patient. My daughter was able to learn what we would consider a lot on the very first lesson. Despite the technical difficulties we were having with our personal equipment Cheryl was able to work through those issues with us and continue a lesson. She was friendly kind and reassuring to my daughter who doesn’t always have the most confidence in herself. She is helping her learn something that she really wants to do And helping her with her self-confidence as well! Couldn’t ask for anything more! Thank you so much take lessons and Cheryl
Lisa
I was so nervous waiting to get my evaluation, but Cheryl put me at ease. She was so helpful and I am truly grateful. Thank you so much Cheryl.
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Leslie S.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates/Interpreter Training from Spartanburg Community College
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Leslie S.

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I learned ASL from the Deaf Community over 35 years ago so, I understand the cultural aspects of the language in addition to its linguistics. I received my AAS through an interpreter training program in 2010. Since 1998, I have been both an Educational and a Medical Interpreter through various agencies in my area. I am state certified and hold EIPA (Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment) credentials as well.

About Leslie

I learned ASL from the Deaf Community over 35 years ago so, I understand the cultural aspects of the language as well as its linguistics. I received my AAS from an Interpreter Training Program in 2010. I hold state and EIPA (Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment) certificates. Since 199

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Average Cost of American Sign Language Lessons in Westlake Village, CA

The average cost of 60-minute American Sign Language lessons in Westlake Village is $107. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $235 per hour.
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"Clara is a great teacher. She is very patient and is willing to answer all questions. If she doesn't know a answer she is always will to find the information for you. Glad to have her as a teacher."
Nekesha Marshall
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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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"Miss Chanee is really, really, nice to me. She is the best teacher ever! There is only 1 thing I don't like about it... and that is that it had to end:)"
Marissah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Amber is fantastic. My 6 yo is learning a lot and really enjoys her classes with Amber."
Sevara
Took American Sign Language lessons from Amber F.
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"Kaitlin is very helpful and patient. Mariah enjoys her class."
Mariah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Kaitlin is an AMAZING teacher!! She is so understanding and easy to follow along! I would recommend her specifically any day!!! thanks so much for the awesome classes!!"
Trina
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Carla is very personable and knowledgeable of ASL. We had a very good first session and I got a lot of good tips on learning and using ASL. I look forward to our next lesson and becoming conversant in this new language."
Beth
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"She is very kind and helps me with questions regarding deaf culture. Based on a few of her group classes I picked her as my private teacher and I'm so glad I did. Today she informed me about the name sign which was a very good lesson that I never knew. Thanks Purni!"
Camille
Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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"Love Carla!!! She is the best teacher ever!! Anyone wanting sign language lessons should go through Carla! She sets the standard for excellence!"
Kayla Beth
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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"Knows her ASL and Grammar ! Always learning better ways to sign each lesson!"
Lisa
Took American Sign Language lessons from Carla C.
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