► Are the classes offered in a brick and mortar school, or online or a combination of both?
► What are the programs being offered at the school relating to the profession of voice writers as court reporters, CART Providers or captioners?
► Has the school received state accreditation?
► Does the school offer financial aid and/or scholarship opportunities?
► Does the program accept any transfer credits from other schools? Does this school have credits that other programs accept in transfer?
► What is the pass/fail rate for the programs I'm interested in?
► Does your school/program offer evening classes for those who work full time?
► Is there an internship or externship requirement and, if so, are there opportunities arranged by the school?
► Does the program offer job placement assistance? Are records available for job placement upon successful completion of the program?
► Does the school provide opportunities to meet firm owners, e.g. career night? Which companies/firms recruit at the school? Will these professionals do presentations for students attending the school?
► Am I able to speak with an instructor, current student and/or graduate of the program?
► Is there a mentoring program for current students to be mentored by graduates of the program and/or working professionals?
► Does the program's cost include all software, hardware, laptop, etc. that is needed to complete the program AND is it full install version of software or student version of software?
Does anyone know whether the NVRA has preapproved awards of CEs for either MyRealtimeCoach or EV360 subscription/progress?
Mandy Sullivan Murphy
I've received our first donation for our auction being held at our Myrtle Beach convention! This is a 20×20 original canvas painting titled "After All These Years" by artist Mimi Maki. This was donated by the artist.
Linda Petry Kia
Just saw this on my FB feed. Interesting. If this actually works I could see if useful to a court reporter when someone is reading long passages from exhibits.
Ever since I installed the most recent Windows update this week, Dragon has been acting up. When I open Dragon by itself to do corrections, it's okay for a few minutes, and then it crashes or closes. Has anyone else noticed this or do I just need to reinstall Dragon?
Mandy Sullivan Murphy
I purchased medical insurance through the NVRA member discount program. Decent coverage. And a couple hundred cheaper a month than my other quotes. It's effective January 1. So , I'll review once I get a chance to use it.