Stepping Stones for Novice InterpretersDesigned for self-starters, Stepping Stones for Novice Interpreters is a self-directed track designed to support people seeking credentials as they enter the field of interpreting.  Courses will be provided in Canvas Learning Management system.   Beta versions are being developed and will be released throughout the second year of our Grant (October 2022 – September 2023)

Here is our tentative timeline of offerings.

Month

Course ASL Description English Description
October Step by Step: Effective Learning & Practice for Novice Interpreters Coming Soon In this course, you’ll learn about characteristics of effective skill-focused practice, do a self-check activity designed to help you identify areas for improvement related to effective practice, and then dive deeper into materials and activities designed to help you improve your practice skills & habits. 
November Preparing for Interpreter Performance Exams Coming Soon  
November  Ethical Decision Making Coming Soon  
December Language at Work   Coming Soon  
January Interpreting in Video Remote Settings for Novice Interpreters Coming Soon  
February Reflective Self-Assessment Coming Soon  
March Interpreting in the Outdoors Coming Soon  
April Interpreting Job Interviews Coming Soon  
May Dealing with Microaggressions for Novice Interpreters Coming Soon