Tony Slate: ASL Teacher and Creator of The Clear Mask

Jon Wood interviews Tony Slate, a 1996 graduate of Harding University. Tony is an ASL teacher and world language department chair at Fort Bend Christian Academy in Houston, Texas. Recognizing the limitations cloth masks have on the deaf and hard of hearing who rely on the facial expressions used in ASL, Tony began a campaign to make clear masks available. You can purchase your clear mask at