Clearinghouse Resource

Title

EIPA Written Test and Knowledge Standards: Roles and Responsibilities

Authors/Editors

Schick, Brenda

Publisher(s)

Omaha, NE: Classroom Interpreting

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

n.d., pages

Description of Resource

This article provides an overview of the roles and responsibilities of an educational interpreter. It was written for interpreters of deaf students, particularly those that seek to be evaluated by the Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment (EIPA). However, the information provided is applicable to foreign language interpreters as well. It includes sections on interpreter/student boundaries, understanding interpreter roles and responsibilities, and professional guidelines.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.classroominterpreting.org/eipa/standards/roles.asp