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Allison M.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • APS - Public Service - Interpreting from Spartanburg Technical College
  • Teaching since 1992
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Allison M.

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I teach and tutor in American Sign Language from the perspective of one who came into ASL and the Deaf community without a thought of being a professional in a related field. Still, I did become a professional interpreter, teacher, tutor, mentor and have been a service-provider, advocate and friend with many Deaf since 1984.

I want my students to learn that fear and anxiety in undertaking a new adventure are usually of our own making, and that learning about other cultures and languages by association with native users is so valuable.

Therefore, my classes are highly interactive and immersive; students will be required often to learn voice-off, role-play sign language / deaf experience situations, complete tasks between classes, and engage fully. Focus will be on conversational quality, grammatical structures, situational encounters, expressive and receptive language skills.

I will provide curriculum and, as needed, written information and videos used.

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About Allison

MY BACKGROUND: My journey with ASL began at age 6 – from shy little friend to a Professional interpreter, teacher, tutor, mentor, workshop trainer, evaluator, agency owner, advocate, and friend. I began interpreting in 1984 and soon thereafter received my degree in Public Service - Interpreting /

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MARIE M.
I have known Allison for many years. In all that time, she has always advocated for the needs of the individual. This is one of her qualities that makes her a great teacher. She has a lot of experience in the Deaf community through interactions, experience and education. She is helpful, knowledgeable, thorough, and willing to make the extra effort to get a job done well. She is also very enjoyable, funny, and easy to get along with. She has been the “go to” person in the Deaf community for as long as I have known her.
Kendall Nickerson
The best teacher I could have asked for! Allison is so patient and truly loves what she does. She has so much knowledge and experience and is full of enthusiasm. I 100% recommend her!!!
Savanna S.
Tried very hard to handle computer difficulties.
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Serfirys V.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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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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Adam C.
Serfirys was patient, funny and a great teacher to boot
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Serfiry was friendly, well-prepared, and patient. I very much enjoyed what was the first of what I hope will be many more sessions.
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William C.

4 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Doctor of Education/Educational Leadership from Universitiy of Southern California
  • Teaches students 16 to 75
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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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Blair
Wow, can’t say enough good things about Bill! My boyfriend and I decided recently that ASL was something we would really like to pursue learning together, so I signed us both up for lessons with Bill and we are so grateful for all of his patience, guidance, careful explanation, and enthusiasm. Learning so far has been a breeze and so much fun! We really look forward to our lessons, and they seem to fly by each time. We would highly recommend Bill to anyone eager to learn and understand more about sign language. What an incredible experience!
Bianca
Great Lesson! Bill was prepared very well and lead me through my first beginner ASL steps well. He motivated me great, it was fun and we had good laughs. Thanks a lot! great Teacher <3
I am looking forward to learn more from Bill in my weekly lessons.
Frances C.
Great all the time fun 🤩
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Dianerey M.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Child Development from Palomar College
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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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Jennifer
Dianerey is very nice and i had an amazing time learning with her, she is really fun to learn with.
Christian
This was my first class and my first live instructor for ASL. She was phenomenal. Immediately, she made us feel welcomed. She constantly adjusted to our needs and answered all questions. Patient, knowledgeable, kind, and fun. I am hooked and will definitely continue to attend her classes and using this site. Thank you.
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Tanya H.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
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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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Rachel C.
Great teacher! Customized lessons to what you want to learn, explains information clearly.
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Shannon B.
The first lesson was so great! Tanya went at the perfect speed so I could start learning the basics!
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Nicole B.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 35; Female: 4 to 45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicole B.

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I've been tutoring for 6 years, helping students develop a love for the beautiful American Sign Language. All whom want to learn ASL have come to the right place! I can offer you different levels of ASL lessons for your learning type. This will allow you to talk with anyone easily over time.

My teaching style is very flexible, comfortable, and adapts to any person's learning type. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences.

I can't wait to meet you!

Nicole.

About Nicole

Hello! My name is Nicole and I have been a Deaf ASL Tutor since 2015. I graduated from Springfield College with a Bachelor's degree in Human Services. My tutoring services include mentoring families to communicate with their deaf children and deaf family members. I as well work with students

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"Joy is an outstanding teacher! She tailored the classes specifically to my situation. I learned an incredible amount in a very short period of time. Her style is very encouraging. I couldn't have found a better teacher!"
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"I enjoyed the lesson. I’ve learned many words!"
Megumi
Took American Sign Language lessons from Ash F.
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"A great instructor! Very patient and encouraging, and a great resource for real-world knowledge and experience. Very valuable insight, analogies, and guidance. Would definitely recommend!"
Beth
Took American Sign Language lessons from Dan C.
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"My first class was awesome! I’m looking forward to learning ASL with Chanee!!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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