Hour With The Expert For Students Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing

Keeping It Fresh: Tips for Keeping Current with ASL


Session Dates

Tuesday April 13, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Webinar


Many educators who work with students who use American Sign Language (ASL) struggle to keep current in their language skills. This training will share some insights and resources to support educators in keeping their skills fresh. Please note, this is not an American Sign Language class. The target audience is participants who have at least a basic command of ASL.

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify their current ASL skill level.
  • List 2 resources they will access to support ASL skill development.
  • Create action plan for implementing skills practice.

Target Audience

Educational Sign Language Interpreters and Interveners who provide interpreting services in Pennsylvania K-12 classrooms.

Teachers of Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing who have at least intermediate American Sign Language Skills.

Topics Covered: Deaf – Hard of Hearing

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Lorraine Byer at lbyer@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Lorraine Byer

Content Contact:

Sue Ann Houser