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    • Friday, October 16, 2020
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • Zoom
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    Fluency Skills


    October 16, 2020, SC RID will be hosting a virtual training.

    The virtual meeting platform being used is Zoom.


    Workshop Title:

    "My Lips are Moving But What am I Saying????

    Analyzing Your English Product"


    Description: 

    This workshop will focus on the sign language interpreters’ English product’s. Participants will analyze their own video recorded products. The goal is to improve ASL to English products by understanding the tools used by EIPA raters to evaluate. Participants will learn to identify areas of weakness and determine the proper tools to strengthen these areas.


    Additional Details:

    Participants need to bring a device to record their work; it can be a phone, iPad, or any device that records audio as well as visual information.


    Presenter




    Sabrina Smith, PhD


    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. She also works as a video relay interpreter with Sorenson Communications where she has been employed over 13 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 has presented various workshops across the country. Feel free to contact her about mentoring, presenting, or just general questions about the field of interpreting at sabrinatempie.wixsite.com/aslterp


    Schedule

    Friday, October 16, 2020

    Schedule:

    5:45 pm - 6:00 pm -- Zoom setup/Intro

    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm -- Workshop

    0.3 CEUs Total


    Cost

    Registration is limited to a maximum capacity of 100 participants. Registration will remain open until all spots are filled.

    $15 for SC RID Members

    $20 for Non-Members

    $10 for Interpreting Students


    Policies

    By registering for the workshop, you agree to having read the following:


    Refund Policy:

    Refunds will be available in full for cancellations made prior to October 9th, 2020. Refund requests afterwards will be considered on a case by case basis at the discretion of the board of directors of SC RID.

    Registration will close October 16th, 2020 at 6:00 PM

    *Registration may not be transferred to another person*

    Language Policy:

    This workshop will be conducted using only American Sign Language. Attendees must adhere to the language policy at all times during the workshop.

    Payment Policy:

    Payment is due at the time of registration. If your place of employment intends to pay on your behalf please reach out to Marissa Benoit in advance. Marissa, the SC RID Treasurer, can be reached at sc.rid.treas@gmail.com. A private payment link can be sent to your institution for online payment and Marissa can assist in completing the registration process.



    • Saturday, October 17, 2020
    • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)
    • Zoom
    • 73
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    Virtual Interpreting


    October 17, 2020, SC RID will be hosting a virtual training.

    The virtual meeting platform being used is Zoom.


    Workshop Title:

    "Virtual Interpreting - How to Prepare and Deliver Effectively"


    Description: 

    This workshop will focus on the changing role of the interpreter using a virtual format. With the changing world, interpreters across the country have been forced to interpret online. This workshop will take a look at programs that have been successful in supporting interpreters. The challenges of teaming while using virtual formats will also be discussed. The participants will have the opportunity to interpret material and practice how to record and download their products and make them shareable. Interpreters will also discuss the impact of virtual learning on the clients we serve. Some of the programs discussed will include Zoom, Google Duo, QuickTime, and Loom. Others will be discussed as well.


    Presenter




    Sabrina Smith, PhD


    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. She also works as a video relay interpreter with Sorenson Communications where she has been employed over 13 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 has presented various workshops across the country. Feel free to contact her about mentoring, presenting, or just general questions about the field of interpreting at sabrinatempie.wixsite.com/aslterp


    Schedule

    Saturday, October 17, 2020

    Schedule:

    8:45 am - 9:00 am -- Zoom setup/Intro

    9:00 am - 12:00 pm  -- Workshop

    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  -- Lunch Break

    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm -- Workshop

    0.6 CEUs Total


    *Both portions of the workshop must be attended.

    No partial CEUs will be granted.*


    Cost

    Registration is limited to a maximum capacity of 100 participants. Registration will remain open until all spots are filled.

    $30 for SC RID Members

    $45 for Non-Members

    $15 for Interpreting Students


    Policies

    By registering for the workshop, you agree to having read the following:


    Refund Policy:

    Refunds will be available in full for cancellations made prior to October 10th 2020. Refund requests afterwards will be considered on a case by case basis at the discretion of the board of directors of SC RID.

    Registration will close October 17th, 2020 9:00 AM

    *Registration may not be transferred to another person*

    Language Policy:

    This workshop will be conducted using only American Sign Language. Attendees must adhere to the language policy at all times during the workshop.

    Payment Policy:

    Payment is due at the time of registration. If your place of employment intends to pay on your behalf please reach out to Marissa Benoit in advance. Marissa, the SC RID Treasurer, can be reached at sc.rid.treas@gmail.com. A private payment link can be sent to your institution for online payment and Marissa can assist in completing the registration process.



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