Department of Theory and Practice in Teacher Education

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Educational Interpreting Resources

For information about resources on deafness, click here.

Organizations

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.
http://www.rid.org
Information on membership, testing, issues from the U.S. professional association of interpreters for deaf people

Tennessee RID Chapter
http://www.tennrid.org/

North Carolina RID Chapter
http://www.ncrid.org/

Georgia RID Chapter
http://www.GaRID.org/

Virginia RID Chapter
http://www.vrid.org/

Potomac Chapter of RID
http://www.pcrid.net/

The National Association of the Deaf
http://www.nad.org
Home Page of the National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

American Sign Language Teachers Association
http://www.aslta.org/

Alabama Association of the Deaf
www.aldeaf.org

Florida Association of the Deaf
http://www.fladeaf.org/

North Carolina Association of the Deaf
http://www.yellowstar.com/NCAD/

South Carolina Association of the Deaf
http://www.scadeaf.org/

Conference of Interpreter Trainers
http://www.cit-asl.org/ Deaf Women United
http://www.dwu.org/

A Short History of National Black Deaf Advocates
http://www.nbda.org/content/history

National Hispanic Council of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
http://www.nchdhh.org/

Alexander Graham Bell Association
http://www.agbel.org/

National Cued Speech Association
http://www.cuEd.S.peech.org/

PEPNet
http://www.pepnet.org/
Postsecondary Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

ADARA
http://adara.org/
American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association

Other Federal Interpreter Training Programs

Region I – Northeastern University
http://www.northeastern.edu/niec/

Region II – LaGuardia Community College
http://laguardia.edu/aeip/

Region III – Gallaudet University
http://www.gallaudet.edu/hearing_speech_and_language_sciences/graduate_programs.html

Region IV – The University of Tennessee
https://centerondeafness.utk.edu/Pages/default.aspx

Region V – The College of St. Catherine
https://www2.stkate.edu/asl

Region VI – The University of Arkansas, Little Rock
http://www.ualr.edu/~rehdept/int-ed/front_page.htm

Region VII – Johnson County Community College
http://www.jccc.net/acad/liberal_arts/it/

Region IX – El Camino Community College
http://www.elcamino.edu/academics/src/ritc/

Region X – Western Oregon University
http://www.wou.edu/regionx-iec

Other Interpreter Training Programs

National Technical Institute for the Deaf
http://www.ntid.rit.edu/

The University of Colorado
http://slhs.colorado.edu/online-programs/

Deaf Resources
http://teach.virginia.edu/go/cise/ose/categories/hi.html
Provided by the Virginia Office of Special Education. Includes information on a variety of special education topics.

Deaf Digest
http://www.yellowstar.com/DeafDigest/homenoframe.htm
Maintained by Barry Strassler

Gallaudet University Home Page
http://www.gallaudet.edu/

ASL Linguistics Research Project
http://web.bu.edu/ASLrp/
A cooperative venture among Boston University, Gallaudet University, Dartmouth College and Rutgers University funded by the National Science Foundation

Rights of Deaf People Under ADA
http://www.captions.com/deafrigh.html
Provided by Michigan Association for Deaf, Hearing and Speech Services

What is an Interpreter?
http://www.und.nodak.edu/dept/dss/interp1.htm
Provided by Regional Service Center for Hearing Impaired People

Pointers for Working with Interpreters by Willard Madsen
http://www.und.nodak.edu/dept/dss/pointers.htm
Provided by Disability Support Services of UND

Sites for Students of Sign Language

The Use of Indigenous Signs for Other Countries
http://detnews.com/1996/menu/stories/72920.htm
An article from theDetroit News November 4, 1996

Online Sign Language Dictionary
http://commtechlab.msu.edu/sites/aslweb/browser.htm
Provided by Michigan State University

Foundations in American Sign Language
http://members.aol.com/sgmitch/index.htm

SignStream Project
http://www.bu.edu/asllrp/SignStream/index.html
A project to enable researchers to capture the production of signs and do online analysis.

Fingerspelling Quiz
http://where.com/cgi-bin/quiz.pl




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