Author Archive: Shelly Hansen
Shelly Hansen is a nationally certified freelance interpreter in Washington
state. She has a passion for interpreting in community and legal settings
and is an active vlogger on YouTube. Shelly supports the direct hire model of contracting qualified interpreters. Dream project: to have the Driver's licensing guides in ASL in all 50 states. She has been happily married for 23 years and has 3 teenagers.
Most sign language interpreters at some juncture in their career will provide interpreting services in an educational setting. As mainstreaming with an interpreter has become a commonplace approach to educating deaf and hard of hearing kids, there is a consistent demand for educational interpreters. While more common, twenty-two years after the ADA and the Individuals [...]