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Basic Breakdown: Website Localization
Throughout the past several years, localization has become an increasingly common buzzword within the translation industry. So, how does it differ from translation and what exactly is it?
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Basic Breakdown: CART Services in Education

Education

Welcome to our “Basic Breakdown” series where we share all our insider knowledge on the types of language services and solutions possible for a variety of industries. Our goal is to help alleviate confusion between the many options offered by LSC’s to help arm you with the knowledge YOU need to make the best decisions for your organization.

Today’s breakdown features CART services in education, or utilizing real-time translation in the classroom to enable your deaf or hard of hearing students’ learning capabilities.

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Lia Mitchell
Lia Mitchell

How To Recruit More International Students

Education

International students are increasingly flocking overseas. They come to North American schools and universities to perfect their language skills and earn prestigious degrees. Many schools, colleges, and other higher education institutions are capitalizing on this niche market. Those schools are reaping the rewards of increasing their enrollment figures. Consider these thoughts on how your school can successfully do the same.

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Chris Amorosino
Chris Amorosino

How To Create An All-Inclusive Education Environment

Education

Approximately 5 million students in US schools have limited English language skills that affect their ability to successfully participate in education programs. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 requires that there by no discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin in the operation of any federally assisted programs.

Under this law, it is the responsibility of the schools to ensure that all students have equal access to a quality education that enables them to progress academically while learning English.

The Office for Civil Rights and the Department of Education released a memo in 1970 clarifying a broad outline of the services to be provided. The memo stated:

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Benefits of Interpreter Services in Education

Education, Interpreting, Popular

 

As the population of the United States continues to grow and diversify, the need to communicate to in multiple languages becomes more and more of a necessity. There are approximately 5 million students in US schools with limited English language skills that affect their education. Besides being a federal requirement, there are many benefits and options when it comes to interpreter services for students.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

How Do I Choose The Right Translation Agency?

Translation, Corporate, Government, Education, Digital Print & Media, Manufacturing

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Francesco Pagano
Francesco Pagano

Translation Services In Public Schools

Education

For years, education law in the United States has said that public school districts must communicate with parents in their native languages "to the extent practicable." And the U.S. Department of Justice interprets the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as saying that school districts must notify parents who have limited English skills of "school activities that are brought to the attention of other parents." That may involve written or oral translation/interpretation of notices.

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Brandon Choquette
Brandon Choquette