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International Sign Language Day

Nassau County Legislator Ellen Birnbaum speaks with students in an American Sign Language Class

 

Ms. McAleer's Advanced American Sign Language class at South High School welcomed Nassau County Legislator Ellen Birnbaum on Sept. 23 to celebrate International Sign Language Day. Students prepared a presentation about the language and showed their special guest how to sign the alphabet and common phrases. Following the interactive lesson, Legislator Birnbaum presented the class with a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Legislature.