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Family Signs in ASL

When we start to learn a new language, it is often best to start learning the words, signs, and phrases about the things we want to talk about. For many of us, that’s family. Go ahead and check out the variety of resources included below that can help you learn new signs all about Family. …

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Intro to ASL Class

I recently did an Intro to ASL class that covers a lot of the basics of sign language, such as how to sign the alphabet, numbers 1-10, and how to introduce yourself in sign language. However, I also teach how you can learn faster and stay motivated for longer. In this class you will learn …

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Upcoming LIVE Class

Are you not making the progress you want in sign language? Perhaps you are having a hard time finding others to practice with or are struggling with remembering what you learn. If so, I’d like to invite you to join me for my next class this Friday. I will be teaching the 3 fundamental keys …

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Free ASL Resources

Learning a new language can be a daunting task, especially if you are not sure where to begin or even where to start. Below are some helpful resources that can help you get started. NEW: Check out these great ASL Instagram accounts to follow! What accounts would you recommend? Let me know in the comments. …

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Learn ASL The Fast Way

According to linguist Chris Lonsdale, by learning approximately 1,000 high frequency words in a language, you can attain up to 85% fluency.  But what words are considered high frequency? Fortunately, with this new series of videos, you won’t have to guess. In this particular video, you’ll be learning your first set of 10 high frequency …

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How you can learn any language!

I recently got the opportunity to interview Juliana Russell about language learning and she didn’t disappoint. She is a teacher, a polyglot, and business owner of The Language Mindset. In the interview, she shares with us methods she’s personally utilized to become fluent in four languages (English, Spanish, French, and Italian) and how she is …

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How to Become an ASL Interpreter

If you are currently learning ASL, you may be surprised where that road may lead you. For many, learning sign language becomes a stepping stone towards becoming a sign language interpreter. However, how does someone even become an interpreter? Where do you start? Are there special classes you should take, degrees to attain, or certifications …

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ASL Fingerspelling Practice

If there is one thing that we all need more practice with, it’s fingerspelling. Challenge yourself and sharpen up your receptive skills with this video!

Coronavirus: 14 Basic Signs

Here is a quick video that covers 14 basic signs that I thought would be good to know during the current outbreak of #coronavirus. Just as a kind reminder, please keep up with the latest information from the #CDC in the days and weeks to come so you can be safe during this pandemic.

ASL Interpreter Stories

Over the years, both my wife and I have interpreted for a lot of different situations, ranging from education, medical, mental health, therapy, police departments to name a few. Johnni discusses why she really enjoys interpreting for the community, hospitals, and clinics while I on the other hand talk about why I enjoy educational interpreting …

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