Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment Distance Courses
The EIPA Diagnostic Center is excited to offer four video conference workshops for the 2020-2021 academic year. The workshops are designed for interpreters working in K-12 classroom settings, community interpreters with an interest in educational interpreting or supporting educational interpreters, future interpreters, K-12 interpreter mentors, deaf educators, and individuals supervising or working with educational interpreters. Detailed information coming soon!
September 26, 2020
November 14, 2020
February 6, 2021
April 10, 2021
Video Conference Costs:
Participating States/Location Requirements
Each state will handle all of their own reservations at designated sites in their state. Each site MUST have a qualified/trained person on site during the video conference to do the following:
- Turn on the video conferencing unit, TV/projector and have a person that can handle the connection with the video bridge.
- MUTE and UNMUTE the microphone, adjust the volume on the video conferencing unit.
- Switch cameras, if there is more than one camera in the room.
Mandatory Test Call Dates
Each site MUST participate in a coordinated video zoom call before each scheduled live broadcast. Sites that do not participate may not be allowed to participate on the day of the actual broadcast. Specifics in regard to this test run will be communicated via an email message from Roger Harpster of Boys Town National Research Hospital.
Mandatory test call dates are as follows:
Each participating state will receive handouts in electronic format for dissemination to participants.
For more information on EIPA and upcoming workshop dates, please contact: