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Introduction to American Sign Language (ASL) as a second language   

Length: 120 minutes 

To support the implementation of the new American Sign Language (ASL) as a Second Language curriculum, the ministry will be hosting introductory webinars for educators, school and system leaders, and ASL community partners. In this webinar, participants will receive a detailed overview of the new curriculum and pedagogical resources. The sessions will be bilingual (English and ASL), and live interpretation will be provided.

This webinar is offered by the Ministry of Education.   


Session dates

  • August 30, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.
  • October 20, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

To register for this webinar, please enter your work email address (for example an email address issued by your school board, faculty or organization).   


Technical information

This webinar will take place in Zoom which can be accessed from many devices, including laptops, desktop computers (MacOS and PC), iOS and Android devices, and Chromebooks. You can test your device by accessing Zoom's Test Service. Participants do not require a microphone or camera to participate.