Tag Archives: SLP

Study Suggests Storybooks as Effective as Vocabulary Books for Learning Facts

[Source:  Science Daily] Children hear as much sophisticated information about animals when parents read picture book stories about animals as when they read flashcard-type animal vocabulary books, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo. “Marketers tell parents … Continue reading

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Biting vs. Chewing: Cutting Their Food Helps Kids Behave Better

Editor’s Note:  Very small sample size, but quite intriguing.  We would love to see more [Science Daily] There’s a new secret to get your child to behave at the dinner table — cut up their food and they’ll relax. During … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: 10 Steps for Avoiding Teacher (and School-Based Therapist) Burnout

Editor’s Note:  This article works great if you replace the word “teacher” with “school-based therapy clinician” as well!  Please enjoy! [Source:  Edutopia] “Why did I want to be a teacher?” We all face burnout, sometimes on a daily basis, and … Continue reading

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PediaStaff Job of the Week: School Speech-Language Pathologist/SLP – North Charlotte, NC

We are seeking a school experienced Speech Language Pathologist for a school in North Charlotte, North Carolina.  This position is a short-term position.  Applicants should be available to start immediately with North Carolina license in hand.   Pay is between $39-40.00 … Continue reading

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PediaStaff Job Search Tip of the Week: Is Your Best Face Forward on Facebook?

Would you want a potential employer to see your Facebook page as it stands today? A recent study commissioned by Career Builder, has found that 37 percent of hiring managers use social networking sites to research job applicants, with over … Continue reading

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