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December LENS: "Basics" of Language Access

December LENS Meeting: The "Basics" of Language Access
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
9:30-11 a.m.
Presenter: Mary Jayne McCullough, Chief Executive Officer, Global Wordsmiths
 
This ninety-minute training will cover the “basics” of language access, including:
 
  • What is language access, and why is it so important?
  • The legal basis for language access
  • Overview of different language access resources
  • How to use language access resources, including how to work with interpreters and translation resources.
 
Also, hear how mentoring programs are prioritizing language access for the youth and families they serve!
 

Sessions are currently being done virtually and space is limited. You must be registered to attend.

Register here and we'll email you the webinar link a few days prior to the session!  Registration will close 2 days prior to the scheduled session.  

 

 

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