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Michael Hernandez

Lecturer, ASL, Special Education
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I have a Masters in Deaf Education from Western Maryland College, Westminster, MD. A Bachelors in Science: Social Studies from Benedictine College, Atchison, KS. I earned my teaching certificate from California Poly Technic, Pomona, CA. I have been teaching at the Kansas State School for the Deaf since 1987. I teach American Sign Language, Level 2 in the Special Education Department at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS. 


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