How Important is Reading to the ELL Child?

Posted on December 02, 2013 by Susan Gunnewig | 0 Comments

Georgiou and his colleagues of the University of Alberta published a study in Learning and Instruction. This study examined the cognitive and non-cogn.

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Posted in Educational technology, Houston Rockets, School, Texas, University of Texas at Austin

Tips for Assessing Bilingual Children As a Monolingual SLP

Posted on November 27, 2013 by Leisha Vogl | 0 Comments

Even bilingual speech-language pathologists will encounter situations in which the client's primary language is unknown. There are standardized, evidence-based tests for the Spanish-English popula...

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Kid Confidential: Tips for Working with Students with Hearing Impairment in the Schools

Posted on November 27, 2013 by Maria Del Duca | 0 Comments

This month I revisited the topic of classroom difficulties and possible accommodations and modifications for students with hearing loss in the School Matters column of the ASHA Leader. . As there is...

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Posted in Cochlear implant, Deafness, Lesson, Stock, Student

Toddler Articulation Norms

Posted on November 25, 2013 by Family Learning Depot | 1 Comment

Articulation. . It's the biggest topic of speech therapy that I'm asked about. . Here are some of the questions I'm asked from parents: .

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Posted in Child, Child Ballads, Environmentalism, Speech-language pathology, Toddler

The Essence of Childhood, Found

Posted on November 25, 2013 by Kim | 0 Comments

How a cat's tail helped me to better understand my daughter and bring some of the magic of childhood back into my own life.

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Kid Confidential: Typical Aggression in Toddlers

Posted on November 25, 2013 by Maria Del Duca | 0 Comments

  As an SLP who works with very young children a common question I am asked by parents is about their toddler’s aggression toward other children. . “Susie just started taking toys from other ch...

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3 Tips to Target Your Toddler's Articulation

Posted on November 19, 2013 by Family Learning Depot | 0 Comments

Over the years, I’ve had so many parents ask me if they should be concerned about the way their toddler pronounces his or her words. . Although I think it’s very important to focus on...

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Posted in Conversation, Dog, Manner of articulation, Toddler