Education Interpreting

ASLIA have a number of resources on interpreting in educational settings. You can find them here:


Educational Interpreting

Moving Towards Best Practice in an Interpreted Classroom

  • While unfortunately the actual presentation is not active, there is a repository of Auslan specific resources on the subjects of Healthcare Resources, Linguistics of Auslan, Auslan to English interpreting, Storytelling Resources and Discourse Mapping, as well as similar resources in ASL if you want to brush up.

Classroom Interpreting (US)

  • US-based overview over role of the interpreter, preparation over effective classroom interpreting, advice over collaborating with the educational team and professional conduct guidelines.

National Association of Interpreters in Education (US)

  • Similar to ASLIA for US educational interpreters! They have a huge list of resources including ASL vocabulary archives on different subjects, guidelines including relevant laws, information about Deaf and Deaf-Blind education and more.


Deaf Education

Victorian Deaf Education Institute


Odyssey Magazine (US)

VL2 Research Briefs

15 Principles for Reading to Deaf Children



Educational Signbank – Auslan glossaries for Car mechanics, Hospitality, Language, literacy and study, Workplace health and safety and General education

101 Theatre Signs by Auslan Stage Left

Auslan Signbank

Scottish Sensory Centre – BSL Glossaries for Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Georgraphy, Mathematics, Physics


Auslan Resources

Linguistics of Auslan

Auslan Storybooks

Sally and Possum

Auslan posters: