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Liliana V.

1 Review
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • High school Diploma from Sequoia Charter School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Liliana V.

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Hello! My name is Lilly. Born deaf and ASL is my first language. I have been teaching several ASL course in K-12 grades and workshop for anyone who is interested in learning ASL and Deaf culture. I also have been mentoring and providing tutoring for parents/family members/friends of someone who is deaf and hard of hearing, and ASL students who are interested in becoming an interpreter. I look forward to working with you! :)

About Liliana

Hello! My name is Lilly. Born deaf and ASL is my first language. I have been teaching several ASL course in K-12 grades and workshop for anyone who is interested in learning ASL and Deaf culture. I also have been mentoring and providing tutoring for parents/family members/friends of someone who is d

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Krista D.

86 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Krista D.

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I am dedicated to teaching American Sign Language (ASL) to anyone who would like to learn this beautiful language but has never known where to start. I offer a variety of services to help you in your language journey such as one on one private lessons thru SKYPE, tutoring and Baby Signing Time classes.

About Krista

Hi, I'm Krista. I am a professional sign language instructor as well as Certified Baby Sign Language instructor with many years of experience teaching everyone of all ages this beautiful language from the comfort of their own home through online lessons here on TakeLessons.com! as well as private on

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Mare
Krista was welcoming and encouraging. Her sense of humor helped me feel comfortable. Krista was patient when I had connection issues and did an excellent job at reviewing and practicing signs with me. I'm looking forward to lessons moving forward!
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Ariel L.

114 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ariel L.

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Hello, my name is Ariel and I am excited to be ASL teacher. I am immersed in the ASL language everyday as an Interpreter which has allowed me to become fluent. With experience in medical, educational, and teaching settings, I have learned the best and most effective ways to learn this language.

Why should you take lessons with me?
First, I work at the pace of the student, consider your goals, and your strengths/ limitations. Every lesson will be custom-made for you only. Second, I have received training and teachings from professors and interpreters from College and Universities. So, I am trained to be familiarized with different settings and subjects, such as medical, educational, astronomy, computer/technology, and law.

I am dedicated to teach ASL to every student ready to learn. I am very eager to teach you this extremely unique and amazing language. I am also excited to meet you and begin our learning adventure! See you in class!

About Ariel

My name is Ariel. I am excited to be your teacher! Everyday, I am involved in ASL as a Sign Language Interpreter, which has allowed me to become fluent. I have received training on a College Level and a University level. I have worked with different settings or subjects such as medical, educational,

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JaNae & Max N.
My 14 yr old son and I really enjoyed our first ASL lesson with Ariel. This first lesson was critical for for my son who after 4 years of ASL lessons has been considering using his time for other areas of interest. I was really hoping this first lesson with Ariel would respark his enthusiasm. And, it did!!! Ariel was great about taking time to connect with us both, and build on common interests and teach ASL all at the same time. He was engaging, encouraging, and effective with his lessons. My son is excited for the next lesson! (Phew) Thank you Ariel!
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Michelle S.
Great first class. Looking forward to the next one.
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Jenifer G.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jenifer G.

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I am hard of hearing, I am the only one that’s hard of hearing in the family, my first language is American Sign Language. American Sign Language is the most beautiful visual language in the world, today in this society a lot of people are eager to learn sign language. I love sharing my knowledge and my deaf culture with other people. I am a very funny person including when I teach, it will entertain you and you will never be bored to learn with me. I can teach you from beginners to advanced. We could do zooms or Skype. My students always learn so quickly with me because I always find their rough areas in where they need help learning.

I look forward to meeting you and see you become successful!

About Jenifer

Hi I am a sign language instructor and a phlebotomist, my name is Jenifer and I love teaching people the beautiful language of sign language. A lot of people are eager to learn sign language, even sometimes for school too! I love seeing my students get successful when they learn from me, people also

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Alexander G.
Very helpful
Yesenia
Jenifer is amazing and super patient! Excited for our next lesson
Isola
Jenifer was very patient and extremely kind and friendly. Also she told me some added things I can do to prepare for next week ie. youtube, and she gave me some of her own videos as well. Very helpful and looking forward to next week's lesson. Hope I can memorize enough to make her happy.
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MARIE M.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • 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 Deaf culture so much as an ESL class focused on the use of ASL in science for those whose preference in 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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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.
Gina
Marie teaches with great enthusiasm, and it's hard not to get excited when your teacher is so excited about the subject. She has a true appreciation for how things work together, and it's like she helps you put the puzzle pieces together to see the cause and effects. With Marie, it's not like you learn tons of individual facts and memorize a bunch of stuff that you'll forget later. Instead you learn how one thing affects another so you can understand cycles and processes in Science. Plus, she has a great sense of humor and loves to laugh, so that makes learning fun.
Sofia
Marie is clear and patient. She’s sparky and explains things interestingly.
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Starrla S.

21 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Starrla S.

21 Reviews
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I have a BA in services to the Deaf with a minor in Interpreting. I currently teach ASL for the local technology center. In my classes I teach not only the signs but also add culture. I will share personal stories and things that happened when I was learning, that if someone had told me different I would not have offended people. I will teach you by association and explain why some signs are what they are. If you are looking for a fun , and informative class sign up for mine today.

About Starrla

I am an instructor at the local Technology Center. I have been signing since 1990. I started out in a night college class as a junior in high school. My dad told me I needed to get a head start on my college life. I asked him what was I going to take...He opened up the newspaper and there it was

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Eugene A.
Very thorough and kind
Foluso A.
Great start, I enjoyed every bit of it. Pls I will appreciate the recorded version of the class to be posted to my email address or be told how to have access to it. Thank you. Foluso
Foluso A.
I had a good start. Please is it possible to have the recorded version on my email address? I will need to go over it before the next lesson. Thank you.

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The average cost of 60-minute American Sign Language lessons in Evanston is $48. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $57 per hour.
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"She is awesome and very patient."
Sarah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Ava H.
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"So much fun and we learned a lot. Thank you."
Jasmin
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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"Joy has been such a wonderful instructor! I started a couple month lesson plan with her and ended up continuing on form many many months after because she is so great. I'm learning a ton of stuff and it's so convenient and fun that I keep the motivation to keep going. She's super friendly and understanding."
Alexus
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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"sooo kind and very helpful!!:)"
Kelli Ann Acoba
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Well paced and organized."
Shireen
Took American Sign Language lessons from Ava H.
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"Serfirys is very patient and kind. He pays attentions to small details and does not over correct. Serfirys creates a comfortable teaching environment."
Amy
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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"Margo is really enjoying Ava’s style, and getting a ton from the content. TYTY"
Margo
Took American Sign Language lessons from Ava H.
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"Excellent Teacher, very professional, on time and very friendly"
Jose
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kalua M.
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"Alan is a fantastic teacher! I look forward to my lesson every week."
Amber
Took American Sign Language lessons from Alan B.
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"Joy was really nice and she helped me a lot."
Caitlin
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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