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Upcoming Live Events
Consumer Orientation: A Foundation for Clear and Inclusive CommunicationProduct not yet rated Contains 6 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 01/16/2020 at 6:00 PM (EST)
This webinar is 0.2 Professional Studies CEUs and is presented at the Little/None Knowledge level. This webinar explores the concept of consumer orientation and how it can be utilized to support consumers’ understanding of the interpreted interaction. We will discuss research, the evolution of interpreter ethics, and how a lack of consumer orientation can have a negative impact on consumers, interpreters, and the message. The presentation will enumerate components of effective orientation and will include examples from the FEI model for consumer orientation. Participants will be encouraged to consider how consumer orientation might be employed in their practice.
Independent Study Guides!
Law Enforcement Independent Study Guide - Track A (Study Guide ONLY)Product not yet rated Includes Credits
Independent Study Guide - Track A: complementing the text of Law Enforcement by Tara Potterveld. Track A has one hundred questions that correspond to the ten specific chapters in the manual, Law Enforcement Interpreting for Deaf Persons. The questions in these tracks include multiple-choice, true or false, fill-in-the-blanks, and brief written answers. The Law Enforcement Interpreting for Deaf Persons book is needed to complete the study guide. If you already have the book you may purchase the study guide here through the Continuing Education Center. If you need to purchase the book you must purchase the book and study guide bundle through the membership portal at https://myaccount.rid.org/Sales/Catalog/ProductSearch.aspx.
Black Deaf Culture through the Lens of HistoryContains 7 Component(s), Includes Credits
Receive a 15% discount when you register and enter the “BDC2019” code. Discount ends on December 31, 2019. This presentation discusses through a historical lens: the culture, education, and sociolinguistics of Black Deaf people. The era of social marginalization contributed to the development of Black ASL and at least in part, intertwined with the formation of the National Black Deaf Advocates, Inc. (NBDA).
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