Kathy Johnston

Contributor

Biography

Where do you live (City, State)?
Royal Oak, MI
Where did you attend Deaf school?
Lutheran School for the Deaf in Detroit, MI
What University did you graduate from and with what degree?
Graduated from Michigan Lutheran Seminary (high school) in Saginaw, MI in 1958. (“Grandfather opened this school, was president.”) I have an ASLTA certificate (American Sign Language Teacher Association).
What church do you attend?
Our Savior Lutheran Church of the Deaf in Birmingham, MI
Where have you taught ASL?
Currently teaching ASL at Mott Community College in Flint, MI (for 9 years). In the past taught ASL for more than 40 years at Adult Ed. Community Program in various Michigan cities (Troy, Royal Oaks, Madison Height, Clawson). Then taught at Macomb Community College for 12 years. Worked at Eastover Elementary School in Shared Reading Project (SRP) and was an ASL teacher there. Have been ASL tutor since then.