CCECS offers ASL for keiki

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Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo offers American Sign Language for Keiki with Dano Kaufmann for children ages 8-12. Classes will be held Monday, July 30, to Friday, August 3, from 3:30-4:30pm in UH Hilo’s PB-5. Cost is $55.

Students will enjoy a unique learning experience combining music, movement, and American Sign Language (ASL) vocabulary as they learn to sign the lyrics to “Roar” by Katy Perry.

Kaufmann is a hearing ASL teacher and a National Interpreter Certification (NIC) ASL interpreter. He has taught at high school and college levels, and interprets in various settings, including concerts and cruise ship voyages.

For more information and to register, contact CCECS at 932-7830 or visit

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