Sign Language Teacher Inspires Students Through Music Videos
This teacher is using music to encourage young people to learn American sign language! With the help of Taylor Swift and others artists, Brittany Adams is hoping to do just that.
After choosing an appropriate song Adams, with the help of her husband, gets to work. It takes Adams some time to figure out the best signs to reflect the lyrics since everyone interprets a song differently. It takes approximately two weeks to produce.
Adams hopes the videos will not only help get her students excited but also get more people interested in learning ASL. Her videos have reached Texas where another ASL teacher is interested in doing a duet.
“Awareness for ASL and deafness is important because we all live hand in hand with one another and we need to be able to communicate,” she said.
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