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The most prominent event was the publication of sign language structure in 1965 by william stokoe “among the possible sources of the present american sign language would be clerc’s lsf, the homesigns students brought from home and from some small scattered deaf communities, pantomime, and new signs generated in the setting of the school” journey to the deaf world) today’s asl. Aslta is a national professional organization of american sign language and deaf studies teachers our mission is to perpetuate, preserve, and promote american sign language (asl) and deaf culture through excellence in teaching.
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