Category Archives: SLP

Hot Job! School-Based SLP 2016/17 SY – Fairbanks, AK

Image Credit: iStockPhoto Alaska is calling!  A school system in Fairbanks, AK seeks several Speech-Language Pathologists with school or pediatric experience for the 2016-2017 school year.  The caseload consists of  schools in and around Fairbanks with a variety of diagnoses. … Continue reading


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SLPs Can Help Older Elementary School Kids Who Struggle to Read

[Source: Science Daily] Image Credit:  iStockPhoto Educators call it the fourth-grade slump: a time when some children, faced with increasingly complex schoolwork, start to lose interest in reading. Yet classroom teachers may not employ the strategies that can get these … Continue reading


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SLP Corner: End of the Year “Round Up”

[Source:  Cindy L. Meester’s Blog – Speech Therapy with a Twist] It’s close to the end of my school year so I thought I would dust off my boots and end it with a wild west theme. I have made theme … Continue reading


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Non-Profit Teaches Students with Dyslexia Through Audiobooks

[Source;  WPVI – Philadelphia via Reading Rockets] Students from Village Elementary in Montgomery Township were cheered Monday as they arrived at Learning Ally in Princeton, the national nonprofit originally known as Recording for the Blind. These kids are among the … Continue reading


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Powerful Role of Experience in Linking Language and Cognition in Infants

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Even before infants understand their first words, they have already begun to link language and thought. Listening to language boosts infant cognition. New evidence provides even greater insight into the crucial role of language exposure in infants’ … Continue reading


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