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Theme

Lasting Impact of Covid Within the Field of Interpreting

Mission Statement

 The Spartan Conference for Educational Interpreters is an annual, one-day gathering of scholars who focus on educating future teachers of the D/deaf and Educational American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreters. The purpose of the Spartan Conference is to provide a small, low-stakes, low-cost meeting of the minds and to give opportunities for scholars to present not only their research, but also andragogical practices that they have found effective in training future teachers of the D/deaf, or Educational ASL Interpreters. The 2021 Spartan Conference’s theme is “Lasting Impact of Covid Within the Field of Interpreting.” Presentations should be delivered in American Sign Language.

Goals

To provide a low-stakes, low-cost environment for scholars who train teachers of the deaf, or educational ASL interpreters to present their research, or effective andragogical practices to other like scholars or stakeholders in the local community.

This year’s event will take place on
December 4th, 2021 8:30am-5:00pm.

Schedule

December 4th, 2021 8:30am-5:00pm.


8:30 – Zoom call opens

8:45 – Introductions

9:00-9:45 – STEPHEN FITZMAURICE: The Realistic  Role Metaphor for Educational Interpreters (.075)

9:45-10:00 – Break

10:00-10:45 – JON HENNER: Agreement Morphology in ASL (.075)

10:45-11:00 – Break

11:00-11:45 – JOANE MAPAS: “Low-Tech, High-Tech Resources for Deaf Education Services” (.075)

11:45-1:15 – Lunch Break

1:15-2:30 – BREANA CROSS-CADWELL: Interpreter Self-Care in 2D (.125)

2:30-2:45 – Break

2:45-4:00 – HOLLY NEWSTEAD and SHERIDAN LAINE: Interpreting During a Pandemic (.125)

4:00 – Conclusion

5:00 – End

Venue

Virtual on Zoom


Contact Us

Email: uncgscei@gmail.com

Sponsors

CSDHH
ACET
RID
Interpretek
CSDHH
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