In this online, instructor-led course, bilingual individuals who work in schools or educational settings will learn the principles of interpreting and translation in an education environment. The program enables the participant to serve as a linguistic counselor who maintains the flow of communication without manipulating the message's content.
This online, instructor-led course will be invaluable to language interpreters who work with school officials, teachers and parents of special education children in K-12 settings. You’ll gain skills in accurately conveying information that can influence a child’s placement, support and eligibility for special education services.
(online, start anytime) Learn basic vocabulary and phrases to use during parent-teacher conferences, enrollment, classroom situations, taking attendance, discipline issues, and more. With your basic Spanish phrases, you can remove cultural barriers and build trusting relationships.
(online, instructor-led) Even if you have never taken a Spanish class, in this course you'll learn the essential Spanish for teachers and bridge the communication gap with your Spanish-speaking students and parents.