Trudy Suggs is coming to Albuquerque March 7-8 as part of StreetTour
 
StreetLeverage has taken to the road. Held in cities across the US, StreetTour is a speaker series designed to introduce sign language interpreters to contemporary ideas that encourage reflection upon their daily work and a rethink of the story of the sign language interpreter.

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to engage in meaningful dialogue around current issues in our field while earning 1.0CEUs!  

For more information or to register for this event, go to:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/streetleverage-streettour-2015-with-trudy-suggs-albuquerque-tickets-15479654062/
 


Save the Date!
June 12-14, 2015
 
Betty Colonomos will be coming to the great state of New Mexico to present her widely acclaimed ‘Foundations of Interpreting’ workshop.
 
This workshop appeals to all levels, from ITP students to experienced professionals.
 
More details and registration information to be released soon!


EIPA Written Test

The test dates for spring 2015 are February 7 and May 2
Go to http://www.classroominterpreting.org/EIPA/standards/index.asp/ for information regarding test dates, when you can register, fees and knowledge standards



Click on RID letter re: Educational Interpreter Standards to read the rest of this letter.



NMRID stands in strong support of the sign language interpreting practices board and professional licensure for interpreters in New Mexico as it exists.

Please see the New Mexico Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing’s ‘Sign Language Interpreter Licensure: History and Purpose’ Fact Sheet http://www.cdhh.state.nm.us/pdf/factsheets/Interpreter-Licensure-History-Purpose.pdf

Please see the New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department’s ‘Signed Language Interpreting Practices: FAQs’ and ‘Overview’ http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Signed_Language_Interpreting_Practices_FAQs.aspx

http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Signed_Language_Interpreting_Practices.aspx

Please see the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf’s ‘Initiative’ on State Licensure

http://www.rid.org/aboutRID/initiatives/index.cfm/AID/130

Other states that have also established licensure: Nebraska, New York, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Arizona, Maine, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Oregon, Michigan, and Kentucky

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