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Travis delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 15+ and special needs

Teaching since:
August 2015

Hello everyone, my name is Travis and I'm from Dallas, Texas. I enjoy being with my dog, hanging out with family and friends. I also love watching baseball, and traveling the world.

I have a Masters in Teaching ASL through the University of Northern Colorado and have helped many individuals and families learn ASL. I also teach ASL in secondary level. I look forward to teaching and helping you learn ASL.

Experience

Secondary level
Aug 2018 - Present
AISD - Texas School District

ASL Teacher
Aug 2017 - Present
Secondary level

I teach levels 1, 2 & 3.

Education

Master of Teaching American Sign Language
May 2017 - Dec 2018
University of Northern Colorado
Bachelors of Communication Journalism
Aug 2009 - May 2013
University of Texas at Arlington

Languages

Sign language
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Basic American Sign Language Acquisition
May 2017
Tarrant County Community College

Sign Language communicator
May 2017
Tarrant County Community College

Awards

Teacher of the Month
Oct 2018
AISD - Texas School District

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2 Reviews

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Purnima R. Jan 17, 2019
American Sign Language · Online

Travis is an excellent ASL instructor. He is very patient and has a unique way of teaching ASL with interactive learning activity and games which are fun for the students to immerse new language of ASL. Travis also loves to share Deaf cultures, knowledge and tips to learn ASL.

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Michele P. Jan 16, 2019
American Sign Language · In studio

Travis is such an incredible teacher! He is very patient, and you can tell he truly cares about his students and about teaching ASL! Sharing his Deaf Culture and language is a passion for him and all of his students reap the benefits! A teacher who goes above and beyond, highly recommend!

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