ASL and Laws: Do They Go Together?
Peanut butter and jelly is a classic sandwich- it taste great. It's same for ASL and Laws! Huh, you're shaking your head "NO". How come?? Think about it- nowadays, there's more and more laws supporting the place of ASL in society, and that's increasing every year. Yet the system's not perfect yet- but there has been a tremendous amount of progress made. Want to know more? Come to this workshop and learn about the CALL to ACTION for ASL teachers when it comes to laws and advocacy.
Tawny Holmes Hlibok, Esq. serves as the Education Policy Counsel at NAD and provides policy consultation on a local, state, national and global level. Ms. Holmes also teaches at Gallaudet University focusing on sign language rights and advocacy.