Everyone Can Sign: Special Needs Series Quick Guide: Down Syndrome

The use of American Sign Language (ASL) can open up the world of communication for children who have Down syndrome because it supports the development of expressive language, functional communication, and social skills. In this guide, you will learn how signing supports language development, easy tips for signing at home, strategies for signing in the classroom and, of course 100’s of signs that are identified in English and Spanish.

© 2013 Michael and Lillian Hubler
Audience: Parent, Professional