Testing and Certification News Library

Job Posting: CASLI Testing Specialist

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Job Posting: CASLI Testing Specialist

CASLI is looking for a new Testing Specialist to assist the Director of Testing!

 

POSITION: Testing Specialist

CLASSIFICATION: Support Level, Full‐time, Non-Exempt

REPORTS TO: CASLI Director of Testing

JOB DESCRIPTION APPROVED: February 2017

 

SUMMARY: The Testing Specialist supports the […]

CASLI Frequently Asked Questions

July 1st, 2016|Comments Off on CASLI Frequently Asked Questions

1. What does CASLI stand for?

Center for the Assessment of Sign Language Interpretation, LLC

2. What is CASLI and what is this organization about?

The principal activity of the Company shall be the development and administration of […]

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CASLI Board of Managers

June 30th, 2016|Comments Off on CASLI Board of Managers

CASLI Board of Managers Announcement:
 

Keith Cagle, PhD
Miako Rankin, PhD, CI and CT
Lyle Vold

 

The RID Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of the first three members of the CASLI, LLC Board of Managers; […]

CDI Bridge Plan: Update

June 29th, 2016|Comments Off on CDI Bridge Plan: Update

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In March 2016, the RID Board of Directors appointed a CDI Bridge Plan Committee. This group is tasked with developing a plan for temporarily credentialing Deaf Interpreters until a new and updated CDI Exam Program […]

Recent Leadership Decision Points and/or Actions Related to the Moratorium

June 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Recent Leadership Decision Points and/or Actions Related to the Moratorium

In 2014, the RID Board began working with an organizational consultant in an effort to identify core systemic issues plaguing RID and to gain guidance and council on how to move the association through […]

Information Release about CASLI

June 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Information Release about CASLI

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Information Release About CASLI

We are delighted to share with you news of an exciting new development. RID has formed the Center for the Assessment of Sign Language Interpretation, LLC (CASLI) to advance RID’s mission.   […]

Update on the SC:L Moratorium – June 28, 2016

June 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Update on the SC:L Moratorium – June 28, 2016

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Current Situation

Recent decisions by the RID Board regarding the future of the SC:L have triggered a lot of social media activity in past few weeks, including recent requests for members to sign on to a […]

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Position Open: Testing Manager (CASLI)

June 7th, 2016|Comments Off on Position Open: Testing Manager (CASLI)

POSITION: Testing Manager
CLASSIFICATION: Manager Level, Full‐time, Salaried, Exempt
REPORTS TO: CASLI Managing Board
JOB DESCRIPTION APPROVED: June 2016

SUMMARY: The Testing Manager manages the exam development, maintenance and administration of the CASLI exams. The manager supervises the exam […]

Update on the RID Testing LLC

June 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Update on the RID Testing LLC

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The purpose of this vlog is provide an update on the testing LLC.  With as much information as has been shared, I thought it important to review a few events that led us to this […]

Update on Credentials and Testing: SC:L and OTC

May 26th, 2016|Comments Off on Update on Credentials and Testing: SC:L and OTC

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In March 2016, the RID Board of Directors made the decision to open the application process for the NIC and CDI as of July 1, 2016. This left the SC:L and OTC Performance Exams to […]

JTA Survey – How did we get here?

May 17th, 2016|Comments Off on JTA Survey – How did we get here?

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RID has been thrilled with the response that we have gotten to the NIC Job Task Analysis (JTA) so far!  We appreciate all the time interpreters and consumers have spent time thoughtfully responding to this […]

NIC Job Task Analysis Survey Now Open

April 13th, 2016|Comments Off on NIC Job Task Analysis Survey Now Open

RID is pleased to announce that the Job Task Analysis (JTA) survey for the NIC credential is officially open.  

We are seeking broad participation in this survey, including not only RID members, but individuals across […]

NIC Job Task Analysis Survey Announcement

April 12th, 2016|Comments Off on NIC Job Task Analysis Survey Announcement

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RID is excited to announce that the Job Task Analysis (JTA) survey for the NIC credential will open THIS week. The goal of this survey is to gather information from the breadth of RID’s members […]

RID Certified Members Holding NAD III, NAD IV or NAD V Credentials

March 29th, 2016|Comments Off on RID Certified Members Holding NAD III, NAD IV or NAD V Credentials

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Note to RID Certified Members Holding NAD III, NAD IV or NAD V Credentials

Starting with the renewal for FY 2017 (July 1, 2016-June 31, 2017) RID will no longer be collecting NAD dues from those […]

RID Performance Testing Moratorium Update

March 28th, 2016|Comments Off on RID Performance Testing Moratorium Update

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Hello. My name is Anna Witter-Merithew, Interim Executive Director of RID.

The purpose of this vlog is to discuss recent RID Board decisions regarding the moratorium on performance exams.

March 17, 2016, the RID Board approved the Scope […]

Update from the Board Meeting – Sunday, March 20, 2016

March 20th, 2016|Comments Off on Update from the Board Meeting – Sunday, March 20, 2016

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Treasurer Billieanne McLellan
Member-at-Large LaVona Andrew

Board Meeting Day 4

Hello. This week has included a tremendous amount of focused work that lays the foundation for our future. Taking the culmination of all the reports, assessments, information […]

Update from the Board Meeting – Saturday, March 19, 2016

March 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Update from the Board Meeting – Saturday, March 19, 2016

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Secretary Joshua Pennise
Region III Representative Sandra Maloney

Board meeting – Day 3

Hello. The Board is working through our agenda for this week, focusing on the path ahead for our organization, our profession, and our impact […]

Update from the Board Meeting – Friday, March 18, 2016

March 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Update from the Board Meeting – Friday, March 18, 2016

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Board Meeting Day 2
Deaf Member-At-Large Ritchie Bryant
Region I Representative Lewis Merkin

Hello, we are here to provide you an update on Board meeting day two.

Having our meeting in the Ole Jim – the Alumni House – […]

Update from the Board Meeting – Thursday, March 17, 2016

March 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Update from the Board Meeting – Thursday, March 17, 2016

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Vice President Melvin Walker
Region V Representative Erica West Oyedele

The Board is excited to be on the Gallaudet Campus for our spring face-to-face meeting. We will be meeting through Sunday, March 20th and as always, have […]

2007 Conference Motion on Credentialing Guidelines (CM2007.04) Update

February 29th, 2016|Comments Off on 2007 Conference Motion on Credentialing Guidelines (CM2007.04) Update

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2007 Conference Motion
by Sandra Maloney, Region III Representative

Motion: CM 2007.04 Develop a set of guidelines for including for membership and/or conferring of certified status, individuals who hold credentials from any entity other than RID; that these […]

Organizational Documents: Shared with Members

February 4th, 2016|Comments Off on Organizational Documents: Shared with Members

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Hello. My name is Anna Witter-Merithew, Interim Executive Director of RID. The purpose of this vlog is to introduce you to the documents that the RID Board is sharing with the membership to assist the […]

RID Board of Directors Responds to NAD – January 26, 2016

January 26th, 2016|Comments Off on RID Board of Directors Responds to NAD – January 26, 2016

RID Board of Directors Responds to NAD
This is a recording of the information-sharing session that was hosted on GoToTraining, regarding the recent RID-NAD situation.

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The attached PDF includes the PowerPoint slides and notes (which include the […]

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Testing and Certification Update – FAQs

December 21st, 2015|Comments Off on Testing and Certification Update – FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions
updated 10.21.2016

 
RID to Establish a Separate LLC Testing Entity
If you have additional questions that are not answered in this document, please send them to gratcliff@rid.org so that we can update the FAQs. Additionally, stay […]

Testing and Certification Update – Part 2

December 21st, 2015|Comments Off on Testing and Certification Update – Part 2

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This video is a follow up to the video (Testing and Certification Update- Part 1: http://rid.org/2015/12/testing-and-certification-update-pt-1/) by President Dawn Whitcher and Vice President Melvin Walker about the decision to establish a separate testing LLC.  Many of […]

Testing and Certification Update – Part 1

December 21st, 2015|Comments Off on Testing and Certification Update – Part 1

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Final Report from the December 2015 Board of Directors Meeting
President Dawn Whitcher and Vice President Melvin Walker

 

The RID Board of Directors had the opportunity to meet December 15-20, 2015, on the campus of Gallaudet University. […]