• Freedman - Signs of Communication

    "I liked watching all the babies- amazing change over course of class."

  • Freedman - Signs of Communication

    This early sign language course introduces up to 100 American Sign Language signs that serve to help babies better communicate their needs while reducing both crying and frustration.

  • Freedman - Signs of Communication

    "Signs of Communication" Teach parent or caregiver how to teach baby to sign.

  • Freedman - Signs of Communication

    "Signs of Communication" demonstrates the benefits and research behind using sign language as an early form of communication.

  • Freedman - Signs of Communication

    Designed for Babies from 2 months to pre-verbal with parent or caregiver.

  • Freedman - Signs of Communication

    "Signs of Communication" provides modeling of proper signing by the facilitator with each pair.

Signs of Communication

Designed for preverbal babies with parent or caregiver.

This 90-minute introductory course, for babies from two months to pre-walking with parent or caregiver, introduces up to 20 American Sign Language signs that serve to help babies and their caregivers better communicate. The class is designed to instruct parents and be stimulating and fun for babies while they learn in an enriching environment that provides a community of supportThis course will:

  • Demonstrate the benefits and research behind using sign language as an early form of communication
  • Teach parent or caregiver how to teach baby to sign
  • Provide modeling of proper signing by the facilitator with each pair

Next Session:
To be announced

"I liked watching all the babies- amazing change over course of class."

Sheryl White - Instructor

Sheryl WhiteSheryl White is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor, Baby Signer, Reiki Master and mother of three. Her background includes a BA in Psychology and Corporate Classroom Trainer. She has received specialized Infant Massage training from the International Association of Infant Massage and she is a Certified Instructor of Joseph Garcia's International Sign 2 Me Presenters Network, a babies and toddlers signing program. She has been teaching classes to parents, teachers, professionals and caregivers since 1999. Her role in these classes is to facilitate and help strengthen the connection between infant and caregiver through early communication and a heightened sense of listening.

Wait Lists
If the group or class for which you would like to register is FULL, please register for the next program offered. To be put on a Wait List for the program or series that is not open, you may email us at freedmancenter@williamjames.edu or call 617-332-3666 x1250 and leave a message for us. When you contact us, please leave your name, which program you want, a phone number, and email address. We will contact you if we are able to accommodate you in the program.

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