About Van Tongeren...
Subject / Grade American Sign Language Grades 9-12
Room: C412  Google Classroom
Phone: (480) 224-3132
Email: Van Tongeren
"Creativity can sometimes be a curse... just ask Dr. Frankenstein."
-- Calvin Miller

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Welcome to ASL. I have been teaching for Chandler Unified School District since 1996. I have lived in Arizona most of my life. I love the heat! I attended ASU for my BA and Masters and Phoenix College to study ASL. I am married and have two children. I love to read and spend time with my husband and kids hanging out and playing games.

My Education and Professional Background

BA Secondary Education/English ASU, MA Instruction and Curriculum ASL, Minor is ASL Phoenix College

My Educational Philosophy

Learning a language takes time and effort.

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