American Sign Language

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Currently there are no standard qualifications for American Sign Language interpreters in public schools. But Thursday the Florida House passed a bill unanimously that could that.

http://www.redeafined.com/2013/03/the-benefits-of-mainstream-education.html

Some state lawmakers want stronger qualifications for interpreters working with deaf and hard of hearing students.