American Sign Language Resources
Read with ASL
Read with ASL YouTube videos are descriptive, providing language exposure. The ASL presenters describe scenes, showing places, people, animals, actions, and events. This helps people naturally “pick up” ASL grammar features such as using classifier hand shapes and skills like setting up referents in space to show what, where, and how things move, and using body and gaze shifting. Click below to learn more.
Click below to view HandSpeak's take on ASL Prosody, the study of rhythmic structure, intonation, stress, and related attributes in conjunction with syntax in speech and signing.
Signing Math & Science
Click below to view a program meant to help Deaf and hard-of-hearing children understand STEM learning through illustrated, interactive 3D standards-based signing dictionaries.
ASLU is an online American Sign Language curriculum resource center. ASLU provides many free self-study materials, lessons, and information as well as formal tuition-based courses. Click below to view their website.
MyASLTech is a unique suite of assistive technology tools that enable users to efficiently create and archive ASL-supported educational materials and quizzes, support text with sign graphics and video in real-time, play games and view stories that reinforce ASL and English literacy, and more!
DeafTEC STEM Dictionary
RIT in collaboration with DeafTEC has created a STEM Sign Video Dictionary to assist in the STEM education of Deaf and hard-of-hearing youth. Click below to learn more.
A subscription-based American Sign Language Learning Program. "Think Netflix, but for learning ASL. Depending on your subscription, you will gain access to content that will teach you American Sign Language, taught by Deaf teachers."
Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high-resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, finger-spelled words, and other common signs used within the United States and Canada. Click below to view.
We have compiled an extensive list of ASL Education resources meant for anyone who would like to expand their knowledge of American Sign Language.