Conferences and Training

1. CONFERENCES

• 2015 AG Bell Listening & Spoken Language Symposium
Baltimore, Maryland
July 9-11, 2015
http://www.listeningandspokenlanguage.org/2015Symposium/

• The ASHA Convention
Denver, Colorado
November 12-14, 2015
http://www.asha.org/events/convention/

• ASSEC
Anchorage, Alaska
February 6-12, 2016
http://www.assec.org

• Educational Interpreter’s Conference
Anchorage, Alaska,
February 2016 (Exact Dates TBD)

2. SIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES

1. ASSDHH FAMILY SIGN LANGUAGE TRAININGS
TBD

2. SESA ONLINE TRAININGS
General Information: Olivia Yancey will be hosting sign language training for Alaska school district staff who have a student with hearing loss and communicates in sign language. This training is hosted via distance delivery based on the school site’s preferred method of communication (i.e., Skype, Google Hangouts, VTC). Please inform Olivia of dates and times that would work best to reserve a time slot as soon as possible!

Tentative Dates: Olivia Yancey will reserve one -two Mondays of each month to meet with Alaska school district staff during the day for professional development.
August 31st
September 14th and 28th
October 12th
November 9th and 23rd
December 7th
January 11th and 25th
February 8th and 15th
March 7th and 21st
April 4th and 18th
May 2nd

3. UAA SIGN LANGUAGE TRAINING
Summer 2015 – Continuing Ed Beginner Sign Language Class 6/17/15 - 7/29/15 http://uaa.alaska.edu/continuinged