319. We Can’t Just Translate Everything! Rethinking Equitable Access to QRIS through Culturally Relevant Translation Processes

Date: Wednesday July 13, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Grand Salon 13 (1st floor)
Speakers: Monica Esquivel Kahn, Community Action Child Care Resource & Referral
Robyn Lopez Melton, Western Oregon University
Nathan Winegartner, Western Oregon University

This hot topic discussion will focus on the process of creating culturally relevant QRIS materials and processes for providers and communities who speak languages other than English. Successes and challenges will be shared in the processes used to create translated versions of the field test materials developed.  The subsequent discussion with participants will explore the timeliness and appropriateness of translation regarding equity.

Resources: application/pdf icon319WeCantJustTranslatePPT.pdf
application/pdf icon319WeCantJustTranslateHandout1.pdf