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William C.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Tanya H.

28 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor's in American Sign Language Interpreting from MacMurray College
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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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Carla G.

43 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Education School from Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf
  • Awarded Mill Neck Manor Educational Association Leadership Award Graduation Ceremony from Mill Neck Manor Educational Association
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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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Mindy
Cancelled on me 3 times in a row, still haven't met with her despite scheduling a long time ago
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
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Kalua M.

2 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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. I use websites (Lifeprint.com) to help m

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Jose *.
Excellent Teacher, very professional, on time and very friendly
Chad and Chiara S.
Very fun and learned a lot in just the first class, looking forward to more lessons!
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Melissa S.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Melissa S.

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I am deaf! This is my language. I am able to paint pictures of vivid color and meaning with my hands. I love teaching as well and am thrilled when people want to learn ASL. I have been teaching ASL for over 10 years. I use many different ways to help students understand and remember what they learn. Lessons with me will be fun and interesting!!

About Melissa

I'm Deaf and ASL is my primary language. I have tutored many people in learning Deaf culture. I also have experience in tactile with Deaf Blind and talking to those who are Deaf with low vision. I love helping people learn about the Deaf community and teach them to be able to communicate with those

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Luna
We had our first lesson with Melissa and it was a fantastic experience! Melissa was kind and patient with us (we're beginners) and did a great job communicating without having much shared language. It was great to practice our skills and we're excited to keep learning :)
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Chelsy K.

12 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Chelsy K.

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Experienced teacher with 9 years of practice in the language and over 5 years of teaching. Comfortable teaching ages 4 and up as well as deaf or hard of hearing individuals. I'm very aware that everyone has different reasons for learning this beautiful language. I have experience tutoring individuals who are late deafened, non verbal, selective mutism, those who want to learn Baby Sign Language, and others who want to become fluent at a conversational level. Each lesson is tailored to the goals and needs of the individual student.

When you sign up with me you not only get a once a week session, but you also gain access to my personal resource library where I have a multitude of resources for vocabulary, grammar, Deaf Culture, ASL stories, and much more that you can view at your own leisure. I not only have expertise in the language, but also linguistics, discourse analysis, Deaf studies, and beginner interpreting skills.

About Chelsy

I started my own American Sign Language journey in 2012 where I found a passion for the language and the culture. Since then I have been studying, tutoring, learning, and using the language in several different avenues of my life. I always incorporate the history of this language along with infor

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Tesa (Family) P.
Chelsy is very sweet and understanding. We couldn't have asked for a better teacher. She listens to what we need and has been very accommodating.
Mark ..
Chelsy is FANTASTIC
Gerard
She was awesome, looking forward to my lesson with her.

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"Joy is teaching beginner ASL to my 9 year old and she is amazing! My daughter loves learning from Joy and looks forward to each class. Even though she is in a different state, the online learning is simple and easy. Thank you Joy!"
Shai
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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Raul
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Dan is awesome to work with. I've had five 30 minute sessions so far, and now have switched to 60 minutes - I've even paid in advance for 20 lessons because I know I'll be continuing with him long term. Love that he's very detail oriented and corrects me when I sign less than perfect."
Kristine
Took American Sign Language lessons from Dan C.
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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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"My first class was awesome! I’m looking forward to learning ASL with Chanee!!"
Monica
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Great Lesson! Thank you for challenging me!"
Virginia
Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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"Thank you! Great lesson today!"
Mandy
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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"Joy was a lovely instructor to work with! She was clear in her communication, and easy to work with. :-)"
Samantha
Took American Sign Language lessons from Joy B.
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"She is an amazing instructor. I learned so much! I had to stop my lessons due to family obligations but as soon as I am ready, I will sign up again with Chanee’!

Thanks for everything!"
Keisha
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"This was a fun class! I love the way you challenge me. Thank you for correcting me so I can learn the symbols correctly. I am really enjoying these lessons!"
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