This plenary storytelling session is one of the best communication
techniques that inspire while highlighting the best moments in a
narrative style. These stories will set the stage for Tuesday’s Social
Justice Roundtable. Stories will involve how we may discuss concerning
trends,diversity and dismantling unwanted systems. Stories in this
session will reflect on different aspects of social justice from their
professional roles and life experiences. Participants leave having
additional experiences to related to their own working stories.
The session was livestreamed during the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, National Conference, in New Orleans, 2015. The presenters are presenting in American Sign Language, but voice and captions are also provided.
RID has played a leading role in establishing a national standard of quality for interpreters and transliterators. We encourage the growth of the profession, educate the public about the vital role of interpreters and transliterators and work to ensure equal opportunity and access for all individuals.Mission – What We Do:
The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf strives to advocate for best practices in interpreting, professional development for practitioners and for the highest standards in the provision of interpreting services for diverse users of languages that are signed or spoken.Vision – Our Desired Future:
By honoring its past and innovating for the future, RID envisions a world where: