September 2019 Webinar
Webinar: “From the Theatre to the Classroom”
Presented by: Sabrina Smith, PhD.
Presenter Bio: Sabrina Smith, PhD, has been involved in the interpreting field for over 20 years. She is nationally certified through RID: CI and CT, as well as NIC Master and Ed:K-12. She works as an educational interpreter and has been interpreting in the school system for over 19 years in elementary, middle and high school settings. She also works as a video relay interpreter with Sorenson Communications where she has been employed over 12 years. She enjoys encouraging interpreters of all levels and mentoring people across the United States. She works as a freelance interpreter, and as a performing arts interpreter for theatre’s and concert venues in her area. She served as the Region II delegate for IEIS (Interpreters in Educational and Instructional Settings) from 2015-17. She has presented various workshops across the country, and also presented abroad in Peru helping to empower the Deaf community to seek interpreters for their children in mainstreamed schools as well as teaching interpreters how to improve their expressive skills. Feel free to contact her about mentoring, presenting, or just general questions about the field of interpreting at sabrinatempie.wixsite.com/aslterp
Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Time: 9am-11am PT / 10am-12pm MT / 11am-1pm CT / 12pm-2pm ET
Workshop Description: This workshop uses hands on activities to help educational interpreters learn how to interpret theatrical situations ranging from elementary school music class to a high school literature class.
*This webinar will be presented in English with English – ASL Interpretation*
**Please note that this webinar will NOT be recorded**
.2 RID CEUs or 2 Professional Development Hours
*OPEN TO MEMBERS ONLY*
2018-2019 Leilani Johnson Leadership in Educational Interpreting Award
This prestigious award is designated to an interpreter who works in education, recognized as a visionary, has demonstrated leadership qualities, and has proven to be an interpreter who has had an impact on the profession as well as educational arenas.
- Nominations for 2018-2019 are now closed.
- The selected recipient will be announced to the membership in July
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