What’s Happening with CIT

  • StreetLeverage LogoLive Coverage of CIT ConferenceOctober 30, 2014 - 4:13 pm

    Thanks to the StreetLeverage team, you can have access to the workshops and plenary sessions of the CIT Conference.  For those of you note in attendance, that can be a great bonus.  But even for those of you who are here in Portland, the Twitter feed and the Facebook posts can have a sense of […]

  • CIT Conference 20142014 CIT Conference EvaluationsOctober 28, 2014 - 10:23 pm

    For the 2014 CIT Conference Evaluation, you need to fill out an evaluation for each session you attend. Click here to fill out the evaluation .

  • StreetLeverage LogoCIT on Street Leverage: Expanding the Definition of Interpreter EducatorsOctober 14, 2014 - 10:22 am

    Jessica Bentley-Sassaman, the Director of Membership for CIT, suggests to the field the importance of expanding our understanding of who an “interpreter educator” is beyond the walls of the classroom.  As part of StreetLeverage’s Interpreter Education month, this article provides an important rationale both for how all of us who contribute to the professional development […]

  • CIT Conference 2014Tips for Conference AttendeesOctober 9, 2014 - 7:36 am

    As we approach just two weeks from the conference, we wanted to provide a few more practical bits of information. For Attendees: To help you prepare/pack for your trip to Portland, please check: Weather: www.weather.com Hotel: http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/oregon/doubletree-by-hilton-hotel-portland-RLLC-DT/index.html Light Rail: http://trimet.org/max/ Lloyd Center Mall: http://www.lloydcenter.com/ For Presenters: If you are curious of what the room looks like where you will […]

  • StreetLeverage LogoCIT on StreetLeverage: Cindy Volk issues Call to ActionOctober 8, 2014 - 3:14 pm

    CIT Secretary Cindy Volk shares her perspectives on: Sign Language Interpreter Education: Time for a National Call to Action   Click here to  the read the English version of the post. This month is Interpreter Education month on StreetLeverage.  Be sure to check out all the posts this month, as well as the discussions that ensue.


The Conference of Interpreter Trainers is a professional organization dedicated to laying the educational foundations for interpreters to build bridges of understanding. While focused primarily on interpreters working between American Sign Language and English, we welcome educators who work with other languages, whether signed or spoken.