Taught by: James E. Kilpatrick, Jr., Ph.D
LEARN TO COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR DEAF/ HARD-OF-HEARING STUDENT FROM THE COMFORT OF YOUR HOME.
This beginning Spanish Signing Exact English (SEE) class is for parents, extended family members, childcare providers etc, who want to communicate with a child who is learning SEE sign language. It will be conducted primarily in Spanish. During this 6 week session, we will learn approximately 40 words per week. Vocabulary will include Alphabet, Numbers, Home, People, Food, Clothing, The Body, Places, School, Colors and Health.
Dates: Monday, April 24th until June 5th (excluding Memorial Day 5/29/17)
Time: 7:30 -8:30 p.m. CST (Which is 5:30-6:30 PDT or 8:30-9:30 EST)
Classes will be limited to 10 participants per session.
To Register for these 6 week Online Classes (Special Price $90): Click Here
A Signos Para El Ingles Exactos Dictionario is required for this class. TO purchase a Spanish SEE Dictionary $21.95 Click Here Please place your book order at least 2 weeks in advance to receive the book in time for the 1st class.
Dr. Kilpatrick is the Department Chair and Full Professor of Spanish and Teacher Education at Missouri Southern State University. He is the Supervisor of Medical Interpreter Interns and Supervisor of student teachers of foreign languages at Missouri Southern State University. He has 10 years of experience as a Tri-lingual Video Relay interpreter of Spanish/ASL/English with Sorenson Video Relay Service. He is a national Instructor/Trainer of Signing Exact English with the SEE Center of California. He has worked as an educational sign language interpreter from pre-school level to graduate school for over 20 years. He is a Dean of Deaf Studies for Northwest School for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children in Seattle, Washington with special projects in the training of educational interpreters of the Northwest to pass the EIPA. James is certified at the Advanced Level in ASL & PSE/CASE, and he is certified at the Mastery Level in SEE (Signing Exact English). He is also certified at the "native-like" level of Spanish with the International Berlitz scale at Level "C2." James is a national presenter and interpreter trainer on the following topics: (1) ASL/PSE/SEE, (2) Educational Sign Language Interpreting, and (3) Ethics for Sign Language and Spanish Interpreters.