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RESOURCE: Oral Language Proficiency Poster

Print and Share This Oral Language Proficiency Poster Are you confused about language proficiency levels? This colorful poster makes everything easy to see at a glance. And it’s clear enough to understand. The poster was published by ACTFL, the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages. The ACTFL language proficiency scale (illustrated in the poster)… READ MORE »

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3 Free Webinars You Can Watch Online!

On this link to’s blog, there are three free webinars, each 40-50 minutes long, about tablet interpreting, remote interpreting platforms, and tips and tricks for remote interpreters. Here’s the first video about tips, tools & applications to make the most of your tablet while interpreting. The other two can be found here!… READ MORE »

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RESOURCE: Should Bilingual Doctors Get Language Testing? YES!

We get this question all the time: should bilingual doctors be tested for their language skills? The idea behind testing is to be sure these doctors are safe to provide services in another language. (The same questions applies to other bilingual providers—such as police officers, call center staff, social workers, therapists…) We who work in… READ MORE »

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ATA Webinar on 5/3/18: Setting Up a Termbase: What Does It Take?

Presenter: Barbara Inge Karsch Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT Setting up a termbase is a big investment in time, but the result is a huge payoff down the road. Before taking the project on, however, you’ll want to know everything you can about terminology management systems (TMS). This webinar is… READ MORE »

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Free CCHI Practie Exams – Limited Time Offer!

Check out this offer from the CCHI – It’s very helpful for anyone looking to get certified! Is fear of taking a test stopping you from becoming certified? Take the free practice exams and see how you do! CCHI has practice exams available at its online training portal For a limited time, the CoreCHI™ Practice exam… READ MORE »

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