Welcome to TeachSign, a hub for teaching NZSL.

Here you will find information and resources about being an NZSL teacher and for use in your NZSL class. You'll access free resources to teach NZSL, share teaching ideas, watch examples of NZSL lessons, and much more!

Become an NZ Sign Language Teachers Association (NZSLTA) member and you'll be given log in details. All at your fingertips.


NZSL Level Two Curriculum

ODI is calling for proposals to develop learning materials for NZSL level two curriculum. The deadline is on 16th March. See www.odi.govt.nz/nzsl/news/develop-nzsl-level-two-learning-materials/ 

NZSL for families

Merge is providing workshops on teaching NZSL to families. See www.mergenz.co.nz/training-for-nzsl-trainers


NZ Sign Language Teachers Association

Want to become a member? Contact Lynette Southey-Ray at NZSLTA.

General enquiries: info@nzslta.org.nz


NZSL Grammar Book


"New Zealand Sign Language: A Reference Grammar" is now available in print version (from Feb 2018)....

New: Tutor trainings


You will note a new red button called "Trainings" above updates on the homepage....

New: class listings


Teachsign has added a new yellow button titled 'Students' on our homepage....

Units 1 and 2 updated


TeachSign has some exciting news - Units 1 and 2 have been updated! PowerPoint files, lesson plans, tutor guides and visual aids have been improved to make it easier for tutors to teach....

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