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Allison M.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • APS - Public Service - Interpreting from Spartanburg Technical College
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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

Ages taught: Male: 13 and up; Female: 13 and up 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 re

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Sarah B.
Allison is an amazing teacher! Any questions I had, she would answer and she is full of information and knowledge around ASL. She is flexible with meeting times and was willing to work with my schedule.
Richard
Thank you Allison for a great intro!
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.
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Ash F.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 5 and up; Female: Not accepting at this time
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Ash F.

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Hello! My name is Ash. I'm from Oklahoma City. I am proud to be Deaf! I am even more proud to say that I am a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults). I have been teaching ASL for approximately 5 years or more. With my classes, you can expect an instructor who LOVES and has a PASSION for the Deaf and the Deaf Community. I offer lots of encouragement and patience. You're learning a new language and should be proud!

About Ash

Ages taught: Male: 5 and up; Female: Not accepting at this time Hello, I'm Ash. I was born Deaf, but I have my hearing aids to help me to hear things. I have Deaf parents as well. I love to teaching sign language, ever since from middle school, started out as a club, throughout high school to now

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Caitlyn ..
I was suppose to start with Ash Back in September however I missed my first lesson from September the November 10th Ash canceled 7 classes and gave various reasons each time. Finally he told me He wouldn't be able to teach at the time I selected even though the teachers make their own schedules it was a very bad introductory to take lessons however I have found a new instructor and am now on my way two months latter
Tiffany
Ash has been a wonderful instructor who has really helped me progress in my signing. He is very patient and makes things very clear.
Tricia
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Joy B.

129 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks ASL, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2014
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Joy B.

129 Reviews
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Congratulations on taking the first step to learn the beautiful language of ASL! After studying under Deaf professors myself, I am thrilled to offer you help along your learning journey! I offer between 25-30 ASL lessons which will help a complete novice cover all of the ASL beginner lessons and learn about Deaf history and culture.

About Joy

Want to learn to speak Spanish? Sign ASL? I would love to be a part of your journey! I am a patient, and friendly person, who is passionate about language learning! SPANISH: I use my own personal learning experience mixed with a communicative approach to create a teaching method for my Spanish s

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Krista D.

88 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks American Sign Language (ASL), English
  • American Sign Language from University Of New Hampshire
  • 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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Diane
Very nice and professional! I am excited for more lessons!
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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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Liliana V.

1 Review
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2021
  • 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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William C.

4 Reviews
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  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Doctor of Education/Educational Leadership from Universitiy of Southern California
  • 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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"Mr. Slate is the best teacher everrrrrrrrrrr. He is my favourite teacher in all my 13 years of life. Anyone who thinks of Mr. Slate as a bad teacher cannot be correct..at all. That's a big no no. Not okay. One of the best teachers ever and can never be thought otherwise. I understand very well because of him. Thank you. Bye bye"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"One of the best teacher's I have ever had. He is very informational and helps out in any way possible. The most qualified and the best teacher to have been taught ASL by! Have taken many lessons by him and definitely recommend having him teach you if you want to really truly learn the beautiful language of sign!"
Meredith K
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"Tony was friendly, fun and easy to learn from.
I had a wonderful first lesson and I look forward to more!"
Judy
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"Thank you Tony! This was a great first lesson."
Ella
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"Excellent class, I can see and feel the growth."
Bernice
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"Mr. Slate is awesome!! He helped me so much on my very first lesson and I am continuing to extend my signing ability every lesson! He is so so helpful!! He is the best ASL teacher!!"
Kiley
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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"Catherine was an amazing teacher with a lot of in-depth experience with both ASL and Deaf culture. She was able to explain the nuances of regional Deaf cultures and signs, and the history of ASL and how it informs the signs used to this day.

She’s very encouraging and easy to work with, and more than willing to tailor the classes to your specific goals. I was able to progress towards my goals and feel encouraged and better prepared to continue studying.

She has experience as an interpreter in hospitals, churches, classrooms and even signing in the home, all of which require very particular knowledge and context.

Most of all, she loves and works directly with the Deaf community and brings that care and experience to every lesson. Thanks Catherine!"
Miles
Took American Sign Language lessons from Catherine M.
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"I have been working with Tony for over a year now and would recommend him to any person who wants to learn or practice ASL. Tony is very skilled at ASL, has lots of ways to help increase your personal skills, understands the regional differences in signs and strives to help people get a better understanding of a language he loves. He makes learning an enjoyable experience with his patience, knowledge and his humor."
Julie
Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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Marissah
Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"Very clear to understand, patient, encourages me to try instead of doing things for me. I'm walking away from my first lesson much further along than I would have expected and feeling very positive about the experience. Thanks, Tony!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Tony S.
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