Strategies for educational interpreters

An on-demand presentation by Dr Debra Russell focusing on preparation strategies for educational interpreters has been added to the VDEI professional learning catalogue. In her presentation Preparation strategies for educational interpreters, Dr Russell explores key research and approaches that enhance educational interpreting practice.

In this presentation, aspects of interpreting will be discussed, such as the benefit of preparation, the links between preparation and quality interpreting, strategies on how to prepare for classroom interpreting, and communication and advocacy approaches to support preparation in a classroom context.

Participants will gain a practical understanding of how quality interpreting practice can lead to an interpretation that is more effective for the learner and supports the goals of the teaching environment.

This presentation may also be of interest to any educator working with an educational interpreter in a learning environment.

Preparation strategies for Interpreters in Education