ASDC Online Classes

Learn American Sign Language with ASDC

All of our online ASL classes are taught by professional ASL teachers. ASDC members enjoy discounts on all classes – see savings below. Email Cheri at Cheri@deafchildren.org for your discount code. Not a member? Click here to Join today! ASDC classes are made possible by the generosity of our sponsors: National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Med-El, and Sorensen Relay.

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ASL Class: Signs for Feelings

Nurturing our children’s mental health is more important than ever. In this engaging class, you will learn American Sign Language signs that will help you and your child express feelings and talk about emotions. 

Day: Monday, December 6
Time: 8:00 – 9:30 pm (Eastern)
Instructor: Ursa Rewolinski
Cost: $20 (ASDC members save $5)
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Webinar: ASL Name Signs

There are strong cultural traditions and history in the giving of name signs. This workshop will explore the history of name signs and will help you understand the importance of name signs.  

Day: Monday, December 13
Time: 8:00 – 9:30 pm (Eastern)
Instructor: Edna Johnston
Cost: $20 (ASDC members save $5)
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Beginning ASL

This exciting four-week class is for those who know very little or no American Sign Language. Learn  fingerspelling, vocabulary, conversations and more. Class size is limited so you can get as much personalized instruction as possible. You will receive a link to a video to watch before each class.  Don’t miss out – space is limited!

Date: SATURDAYS in January
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm (Eastern)
InstructorUrsa Rewolinski
Cost: $100 (ASDC members save $25)

photo shows a mom and her young son looking at each other and smiling. The son is wearing an I Voted sitcker.

Intermediate ASL

Do you already know a little American Sign Language and are ready to take your skills to the next level? This class is for YOU! Learn intermediate-level fingerspelling, vocabulary, conversations and more. Class size is limited so you can get as much personalized instruction as possible. You will receive a link to a video to watch before each class.  Don’t miss out – space is limited!

Date: SATURDAYS in January
Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm (Eastern)
InstructorEdna Johnston
Cost: $100 (ASDC members save $25)

photo shows a mom and her young son looking at each other and smiling. The son is wearing an I Voted sitcker.

Advanced ASL

Learn advanced ASL vocabulary, conversation skills, and more! This online class is perfect for those who know ASL well and are ready to move on to challenge themselves. This 4-week course will be taught by ASDC’s ASL instructor Richard Rose. No interpreter will be provided. You will receive a link to a video to view prior to the first class. Don’t miss out – space is limited!

Date: SATURDAYS in January
Time: 4:00 – 5:30 pm (Eastern)
InstructorRichard Rose
Cost: $100 (ASDC members save $25)

More Resources from ASDC

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ASL Stories Directory
We’ve made it easy for you to find hundreds of free videos of ASL retellings of  your child’s favorite books. Search for stories by your child’s age or by the book’s title.

Practice ASL online!
Sign with a Deaf adult in real time and choose your conversation topics. Or your child can join “Friends Like Me” and chat with other deaf and hard of hearing children their age once a week. ASDC members get 5 FREE sessions (a $125 value). Not a member yet? Join ASDC.