Hey folks, 😄
I'm Carly, I'm nearly 25 and probably like a lot of you, figured whilst stuck in a lock down? What better time to learn sign language! I've been meaning to learn for a long time as I am profoundly deaf and lip-reading is how I communicate 90% of the time. I started losing my hearing when I was about 4/5 and then lost the majority of my hearing when I was 12. Something got stuck down my right ear and went unnoticed by doctors and the like, so cut to 12 months later and i
I am Kara and absolutely love sign language i taught myself from a book the alphabet when i was in primary school (many years ago) i am now 28 and its something i have never forgotten and always wanted to expand on. So here i am signed up to this course in lockdown currently not self isolating as i work in A&E myself so am still a little busy but using this as a wind down method
Would love to get to know some others so please come and say HI :)
I'm Emma, 17 and I have always wanted to learn sign language. I just think it's so beautiful and mesmerizing to watch, plus it could come in handy one day! I've just started the online course whilst under isolation and am a little intimidated! It's a lot to remember but I'm loving it (especially loving the sign for Scotland - makes me giggle every time, anyone else think of Ross from Friends playing the bagpipes when they do it?) . Anyway, hoping to learn more about the deaf c
My name is Louisa, I am 33 years old and have just started learning BSL having been inspired taking Baby Sign classes with my now 10 month old. I work as a spoken voice coach and feel it would be a fascinating area to explore with the deaf/hearing impaired community. I also think the language is fascinating and I've loved learning even basic things to use through baby sign so wanted to learn lots more.
Will be really up for finding others at a similar stage with the train
Hello! My name is Kiah and I am 24 years old. I am a secondary school teacher and I thought what a valuable skill it would be to learn for my settings. I am enjoying the course so far and can't wait to learn more.