National Multicultural Interpreter Project (2000). Cultural and Linguistic Diversity Series: Mrs. Kanzaki, United States Patriot – Jan Nishimura, ASL Interpreter Model [Videotape]. El Paso, TX: El Paso Community college. (TRT .58) (Each segment is TRT :17 Spoken English (TRT .170 Spoken English with model ASL interpretation ( TRT: 17) (ASL Interpretation only TRT)

This presents an oral reading with a model ASL interpretation. The material can be used for English text analysis, ASL interpreting practice both consecutive and simultaneous and for building pre-interpreting skills. The lecture can be used for multicultural information and discussion.

This video was developed as part of the National Multicultural Interpreter Project:

National Multicultural Interpreter Project to Address the Needs of Culturally Diverse Communities
U.S. Department of Education Grant H160c50004
A Curriculum for Enhancing Interpreter Competencies for Working within Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities
Project Years 1996 – 2000
U.S. Department of Education OSERS Grant H160c50004

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The complete curriculum is available here.