2016 Educational Interpreter Weekend with the Expert

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Session Dates

Saturday November 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Closed

This 2-day workshop will guide educational interpreters to understand how to incorporate these idiomatic expressions into your everyday use of ASL. Participants will view examples and practice how to translate idiomatic expressions within ASL and English. This workshop provides a unique learning experience necessary for the appropriate use and understanding of ASL.

This workshop will be presented entirely in ASL.

Objectives

  1. Understand how to incorporate these idiomatic expressions into your everyday use of ASL.
  2. Learn how to translate idiomatic expressions within ASL and English.
  3. Select some idioms in ASL that provide a unique learning experience necessary for the appropriate use and understanding of ASL.
  4. Participants will be actively engaged in hands-up activities to enhance awareness of contextual clues based on idioms and assist them in incorporating these features into classroom interpretations.

Target Audience

Educational Interpreters working in the K-12 setting in Pennsylvania Schools

Individuals attending this course must arrive on time and stay the duration of the course in order to receive Act 48 Professional Education hours. Requests for exceptions are to be brought to the attention of the individualĀ“s Superintendent or IU Director prior to the course.

Topics Covered: Educational Interpreters

Event Info

Event Type:

Inservices/workshops

Credit Type:

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

Presenters:

Maryjean Shahen

Event Contact:

Registration:

Krist Simpson
ksimpson@pattan.net
800-441-3215x7241

Contact:

Sue Ann Houser
shouser@pattan.net
717-901-2225

Additional Info

*This workshop will be presented entirely in ASL*