Over 200 tutoring hours

Alan B.

Largo, FL

$30/hour

Alan's ASL Tutoring Service

Background check passed as of 12/21/13
4.9 average from 33 ratings
Methodical, patient and great communicator!
— Alyssa, Tampa, FL on 10/9/13

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Lafayette College
B.A. Economics

Education

Lafayette College (B.A. Economics)

About Alan

Hi, my name is Alan. I am a college graduate who is deaf and fluent in ASL, but can also speak and lipread well. I am presently volunteering to teach a sign language class to a group of hearing students at a public library on Tuesday evenings. I have been teaching/tutoring ASL privately for over eight years. I would love to help you learn ASL and interact with deaf people using the expressive and receptive skills that I have mastered throughout my life. I am a very patient teacher who would like to see you become successful in conversing in ASL. I am available to provide you with my tutoring service in the mornings, afternoons or evenings during the week. Please contact me if you are interested. Hi, my name is Alan. I am a college graduate who is deaf and fluent in ASL, but can also speak and lipread well. I am presently volunteering to teach a sign language class to a group of hearing students at a public library on Read more

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Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Largo, FL 33773
Background Check: Passed

"Methodical, patient and great communicator!"

- Alyssa, Tampa, FL on 10/9/13

"Patient and pleasant"

- Bill, Saint Petersburg, FL on 6/9/15

"Awesome!"

- Shy, Tampa, FL on 5/26/14
Language:
Sign Language
Special Needs:
Hard Of Hearing

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Hard Of Hearing

I am deaf and fluent in ASL. I understand the special needs of people who are hearing-impaired because I have them myself. I frequently interact with the deaf people. I can assist them to learn to read and write English and to use ASL or any other subject that they may need help with.

Sign Language

I am deaf and fluent in American Sign Language. Although I am deaf, I can lipread and speak well. I am also a college graduate with B.A. Economics degree. I have over 8 years experience in teaching and tutoring hearing adults in ASL at various places in the local area. I am capable of helping a student to be successful in conversing in ASL.

Lafayette College
B.A. Economics

Education

Lafayette College (B.A. Economics)

Methodical, patient and great communicator! — Thus far Alan has met all our needs as a tutor and literacy teacher for our deaf son. He has also helped us learn many new vocabulary words and signs in ASL. We expect to use him as long as possible and are very pleased with the progress and relationship he has developed with our teen son. Keep up the great work Alan! ...

— Alyssa, Tampa, FL on 10/9/13

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alan will travel within 25 miles of Largo, FL 33773.