Summer Academic Enrichment Program


Description: Embark on a dynamic exploration of American Sign Language (ASL) in this course. Achieve proficiency in initiating conversations through the ASL alphabet, mastering fingerspelling, and acquiring common greetings. Learn effective questioning techniques, including "Yes/No," "Wh-" inquiries, and time-related questions, complemented by crucial facial expressions. Explore the complexities of gender, identity, and family connections. Enhance ASL communication skills through scripted and improvised dialogues, fostering a "voices off" environment. Delve into the experiences of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community, comparing them with various minorities. Join us for a transformative journey where language and cultural understanding converge.


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