A deaf preschooler in Grand Island, Nebraska, has been prohibited from
signing his own name because school administrators believe the gesture
he uses looks too much like a gun.
"He's deaf, and his name sign, they say, is a violation of their weapons policy," Hunter Spanjer's father Brian told Channel 10/11.
Hunter uses Signing Exact English
or SEE — a form of manual communication that uses modified ASL
handshapes in an effort to better mimic the spoken English language.-[Full Article]