Classroom Interpreting

Classroom Interpreters - Interpreters and Children - Evaluating an Interpreted Education

Evaluating the skills of the educational interpreter

Many states and school districts have interpreted No Child Left Behind and IDEA 04 to mean that they are responsible for ensuring that educational interpreters are highly qualified. Unfortunately there are many educational interpreters who do not have adequate skills to provide access to the classroom. A qualified educational interpreter must possess a wide variety of skills, which can be categorized into several domains.