• 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 - Part Two

Designed for preverbal babies with parent or caregiver.

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. In this class we will use the signs we already learned in Signing Part 1 as well as many more additional signs through songs, rhymes, games and play. This 5-week series 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 5-Week Session:
Fridays: 10:30-11:30 am
May 15 thru June 12, 2015
$125/5-week series
Register online

Please note : If you withdraw from a program at least 10 days before the program starts, we will send you a refund of your program fee minus a $20 processing charge, or arrange a full William James College Freedman Center credit (unless otherwise noted). If you contact us to withdraw from a program less than 10 days before the program start date, we will arrange a credit of 50% of the program fee to be used within two years for another William James College Freedman Center group. No refunds or credits are issued on or after a program's start date.

"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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