Sign Language Instruction

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    Taxonomy Code: LR-8000.0500-800

    Programs that provide instruction in visual/manual communication systems that use hand shapes, facial expressions, and other body movements as alternatives to oral and written communication, particularly within the deaf community. Included are programs that teach preverbal infants and toddlers to use sign language as a way of communicating their needs.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADULT SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Reader's Advisory, E-Reference and Answers 24x7. Also offers book discussions, Defensive Driving, computer skills classes and informational seminars and workshops on a variety of topics. Also offers a wide range of programs which may include gardening, sign language and arts and crafts.SuffolkADULT SERVICESEMMA S. CLARK MEMORIAL LIBRARY
    AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a 200 hour program that is composed of a sequence of noncredit courses that leads to a clear level of competency in American Sign Language while providing students with the skills and knowledge they need to work in the deaf-related careers. The certificate is awarded to students who successfully complete all required courses plus eight (8) workshops of the student’s choice. The courses and workshops in this program are continually updated and rotated in the summer, spring and fall. Affiliated instructors are members of both the hearing and deaf communities. Those who complete the certificate program may choose to pursue further studies in an interpreter program. Required courses include: ASL I, ASL II, ASL III, ASL IV, ASL V, ASL VI, ASL VII and Issues and Trends in Deaf Culture. Additional course offerings include: ASL Semantics Workshop; ASL Fingerspelling; ASL Conversational; ASL Practice Sessions; Medical ASL: For Medical, Emergency, and Counseling Situations; ASL Vocabulary; ASL Storytelling; ASL Classifiers; ASL Linguistics 1; ASL Idioms; ASL Linguistics 2; Deaf History; ASL Games; ASL Numbers; English to ASL Interpretation: Overcoming Nerves When Signing: Mindfulness and ASL Workshop; Introduction to American Sign Language for Teens (Grades 7-12) and Advanced ASL Immersion Course. Courses may be taken on an individual basis without participating in the certificate program. Call for more information.NassauAMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
    CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory and programs for children from birth through grade 5 as well as parents. Programs and services include, but are not limited to topics such as arts and crafts, storytime sessions, book discussions, chess club, music programs, creative movement programs, sign language instruction, study skills workshops, live study help on line and summer reading clubs.SuffolkCHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICESCOMSEWOGUE PUBLIC LIBRARY
    CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free courses in: High School Equivalency (GED), English as a Second Language, Preparation for Citizenship and Adult Basic Education Pre-Equivalency. Also offers courses in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Introduction to Word Processing, Microsoft Word, Music, Exercise, Dance, Foreign Language (French, Italian and Spanish), Arts, Crafts, Stitchery, Sign Language, Money Management, SAT Preparation, Cooking, Exercise, Retirement Counseling, and Recreation. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current classes.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONBRENTWOOD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
    DEAF HEALTH SERVICESProvides access to LI Jewish Medical Center, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York, Hillside Hospital and North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset for individuals who are deaf or deaf/blind who use the medical center. Services are also available for deaf family members involved in a patient's health care. Includes sign language interpreter access, TTY access, television captioning, hospital signage, staff education and sign language classes for hospital personnelNassauDEAF HEALTH SERVICES COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
    INFANT-ELEMENTARY SCHOOLProvides education for deaf and multiply disabled children who are deaf through age 14, and education of parents in American Sign Language. Evaluates students on request of school district and is a resource center on deafness.SuffolkINFANT-ELEMENTARY SCHOOLCLEARY SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF
    LANGUAGESOur instructor-facilitated online career courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Our instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. All courses run for six weeks (with a 10-day grace period at the end). Courses are project oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any course entirely from your home or office, any time of the day or night. A sample of the courses that are offered include: Speed Spanish; Discover Sign Language; Speed Spainsh II; Instant Italian; Beginning Conversational French. While the courses are all instructor-led, you do not have to log-in at any pre-defined time. Instructors lead the courses through discussion areas that can be accessed at any time after the course starts. Courses run for six weeks, with an available 10-day extension period at the end, and most take an average of 24 hours to complete. One lesson is released every Wednesday and Friday for the six-week duration of the course. You do not have to be present when lessons are released and you can login to the courses at any time after the course starts. You will have access to all lessons until the course ends. However, the interactive Discussion Area that accompanies each lesson will automatically close two weeks after the lesson is released. Thus, we strongly recommend that you complete each lesson within two weeks of its release. For further information on these courses, including course descriptions and schedules, please visit us at: www.ed2go. com/molloy, email us at conted@molloy.edu or call us at 516-323-3550.NassauLANGUAGESMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    SIGN LANGUAGEOffers a course in: Sign Language-Beginning. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkSIGN LANGUAGEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
    TEEN SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, range of programs, SAT Preparation, NYS Young Boaters Safety Course, Babysitting Workshops, Homework Help and Road Test Pre-Licensing course. Please call for more information.SuffolkTEEN SERVICESSACHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY
    TEEN SERVICES/CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICESProvides Reference, Information and Referral, Readers Advisory, live study help on line, and a range of programs which may include SAT Workshop, arts and crafts, sign language instruction, NY State Young Boater's Safety Course, Expresso Yourself, Book Discussions, Babysitting Workshops, Study Skills and Summer Reading Club.SuffolkTEEN SERVICES/CHILDREN AND YOUTH SERVICESCOMSEWOGUE PUBLIC LIBRARY

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