Our webinars are an excellent opportunity to learn about a new aspect of the interpreting field every month. Each webinar is led by an experienced professional in the field and presented LIVE through a user-friendly platform. Participants can join from anywhere via computer, tablet, or mobile device. Access is available as a standalone purchase or as part of our membership plan for interpreters.
Upcoming Legal Webinar
September 19, 2020
11 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Strengthening the Knowledge Bridge Between Interpreters in Legal and Educational Settings
by Ana Soler
Rapid automatic naming, CAPD, word attack, IFSP, norm-referenced test, PDDA, projective testing, spatial memory and PLAAFP! Deciphering the complex vocabulary of special education meetings is just the first step. This presentation will provide legal interpreters with an overview of terminology used in psychoeducational evaluations, eligibility, and Individualized Education Plan meetings. Participants will receive tips to prepare, suggestions to mitigate interpreter bias, and resources for further learning.
Approved Continuing Education
MO, NM, NC, OR, OH, PA, TX
Students can individually apply for CEUs in the following states by submitting all necessary information: DE, IA, KY, MD, MI, MS, NE
About the Presenter
Ana Soler is the Founder & CEO of SeSo, Inc., a source of professional development opportunities for interpreters, and for organizations seeking customized cultural humility trainings to strengthen cultural bridges with English Learner families. Ana has authored interpreter training and train-the-trainer curricula nationally including the Intercultural Parent and Youth Leadership Program, the Interpretation Academy for Bilingual High School Students, the Arkansas Interpreter in Education Credential Training, and a 40-hour course to prepare medical interpreters for the national certification exam. Ana is also a professor at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education where she teaches two online courses that she authored: The Professional Interpreter in Education Certificate course and the Professional Interpreter in Special Education Certificate course. She remains an active medical and educational interpreter and translator, and has just started her journey as a PhD student in Special Education.
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