What do you know about interpreting?. As the hearing person, who do you speak to ?. Speak directly to the Deaf person. If there is more than one hearing person speaking, what must they do ?. Take turns talking (speak one at a time). As the hearing person, what will be interpreted ?.
Speak directly to the Deaf person.
Take turns talking (speak one at a time).
Every single thing you say.
The interpreter should stand near the visual aide and the hearing person so the Deaf person can see everything.
The most important parts of the job.
The National Association of the Deaf.
Many states to consider state licensure requirements for its interpreters (many states have passed the necessary legislation for this requirement).
A steady increase in the number of interpreter training/preparation programs
An increase in the number of professional training opportunities (workshops and conferences).
Enhance networking opportunities within the field of professional field of interpreting.