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Interpreting & Sign Language Resources
The Interpreting and Sign Language Resources (ISLR) department at the Ohio School for the Deaf serves Ohio pre-K-12 schools, public school interpreters, and interpreting students. ISLR provides professional development for educational interpreters, including numerous workshops
across the state. Additional services
American Sign Language assessments
ISLR was founded in the fall of 1998 in response to the passage of the teacher certification and licensure law in Ohio which required educational interpreters to have credentials and on-going professional development. ISLR was founded as joint venture between the Ohio School for the Deaf and the Office of Exceptional Children at the Ohio Department of Education.
We invite you to explore our web site to learn more about our programs and services. Read our recent
to learn more about recent ISLR developments. You are also welcome to join our
to receive updates about news of interest to Ohio educational interpreters.