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American Sign Language becomes part of teacher’s daily life

Maxwell signs “rain” to her ASL 3B students. Sign language heavily depends on facials to relay the emotion of a message.

Sydney Shafer, Journalist

January 18, 2017

Sitting down with her mother at a very young age American Sign Language (ASL) teacher Mrs. Jill Maxwell started learning the basics about sign language by reading the book Ameslan, an introduction to ASL. Maxwell grew up in what would be considered a different family to society. Both of Maxwell...

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