Sign language is a great way to expand your communication skills. It is good for your brain to learn different ways of communicating. Sign language is the most effective way of communication for some people in a wide variety of situations. These could include when someone can’t hear with noisy backgrounds such as concerts or airports, trying to communicate through a window, or in settings where silence is required, such as libraries or near a sleeping baby. Sign language is also most important to people within the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Hearing Loss communities who use it as their primary language.
Essential workers requires must be able to communicate with people from all different backgrounds. Healthcare workers, military, field workers, teachers, and so many more all have to communicate effectively in order for them to do their job. Even moving to a new city or country means you need to communicate in new language to learn your way around. Some of the people you meet along the way may be Deaf and it is not only important, but also respectful that you provide comfort and support by speaking to them in the way they understand best.