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MARIE M.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Agriculture Education from Clemson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Tanya H.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Bachelor's in American Sign Language Interpreting from MacMurray College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tanya H.

27 Reviews
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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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The first lesson was so great! Tanya went at the perfect speed so I could start learning the basics!
Jenna P.
Tanya was very encouraging and positive during our first session. Looking forward to the next session
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Ariel L.

114 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language, English
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ariel L.

114 Reviews
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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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Hailey P.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hailey P.

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I have over 5 years experience with American Sign Language. I start simple with some voice, but as lessons progress, less voice with be present and more signing will be seen.

About Hailey

I am persistent and will not give up on my students. I am flexible on scheduling, and will accept questions between sessions.

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Amy L.
Very kind and helpful! :)
Amy L.
She was nice and very patient and helpful.
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Leslie S.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2010
  • 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 1998

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Your doing awesome thank you so much!
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Liliana V.

1 Review
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • High school Diploma from Sequoia Charter School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
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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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The average cost of 60-minute American Sign Language lessons in River Forest 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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Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Well done, Nicole. You truly care about us students.
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"best teacher ive ever had!!!!"
Marissah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Chanee is amazing. My daughter (just turned eight) could not be more psyched for these lessons. She has been a kid who has fizzled fast around different kinds of lessons and this fire keeps on burning! She is learning a lot in such a short time. We are hoping actually increase lessons."
Charley
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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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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"This was my first time and I love it already! Kaitlin does a great job with explaining and making sure you understand everything she is saying and teaching you. I am so excited to continue on with my lessons!!"
Kaylee
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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"Very patient and friendly, I enjoyed working with him! I like that he gives you a chance to ask what you want to learn and spends a few mins working on your goals, as well as his lesson plan!"
Lindsay
Took American Sign Language lessons from Ash F.
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"Kaitlin was an excellent teacher. She was very patient and helpful in teaching me sign language. I highly recommend her to others."
Leslie
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Love Joy! super cool class."
Nadia
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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