2019-2020 Educational Interpreter Training Series

Interpreting A New Generation of Slang

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Session Dates

Saturday October 05, 2019 11:00 AM - 3:15 PM

Closed

This workshop takes a look at slang that is used by the younger generation and addresses the issue of what an interpreter does when they hear these phrases. Working with younger generations means understanding their language and being able to interpret it effectively. This workshop teaches skills that help educate interpreters on current slang, how to interpret slang, and what to do when they are faced with terms with which they are unfamiliar.

Objectives:

  • List slang vocabulary/phrases being used in today’s conversations
  • Analyze common slang to determine accurate definitions
  • Practice putting slang vocabulary/phrases into accurate ASL structures

Target Audience

  • Educational Sign Language Interpreters and Interveners who provide interpreting services in Pennsylvania K-12 classrooms.
  • Teachers of Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing who have at least intermediate American Sign Language Skills.

Topics Covered: Educational Interpreters

Interpreting A New Generation of Slang
10/05/2019
Location: PaTTAN - East
Registration: Closed
Interpreting A New Generation of Slang
10/05/2019
Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
Registration: Closed
Interpreting A New Generation of Slang
10/05/2019
Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
Registration: Closed
Interpreting A New Generation of Slang
10/05/2019
Location: Intermediate Unit 26 SD of Philadelphia
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: PaTTAN - East
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: Carbon-Lehigh IU 21 - VC site
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: Intermediate Unit 26 SD of Philadelphia
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: Seneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 09
Registration: Closed
Mouth Morphemes: More Than Lip Service
11/02/2019
Location: Edinboro University - IU 5
Registration: Closed
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: PaTTAN - East
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: Carbon-Lehigh IU 21 - VC site
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: Philadelphia Intermediate Unit 26
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: Seneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 09
Registration: Open
The Role of Educational Interpreters: Choices and Challenges in K-12 Interpreting
02/08/2020
Location: Edinboro University - IU 5
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: PaTTAN - East
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: Carbon-Lehigh IU 21 - VC site
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: Philadelphia Intermediate Unit 26
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: Seneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 09
Registration: Open
The Secret to Harmonizing ASL Classifiers
04/04/2020
Location: Edinboro University - IU 5
Registration: Open

Event Info

Event Type:

Videoconferences

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Hours of Instructional Time
No credit

Presenters:

Sabrina Smith

Event Contact:

Registration:

Lorraine Byer
lbyer@pattan.net
800-441-3215