Toddler Talk: 7 Tips to Increase Language Development

Toddler Talk: 7 Tips to Increase Language Development By Jaimi Bird, M.A., CCC-SLP Your toddler is always learning! They are like a sponge, absorbing everything around them.  As a mom and speech pathologist I want to share a few tips to help your little one build language.  The way you…

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Reading: Rate, Comprehension, Accuracy- Oh My!

Reading: Rate, Comprehension, Accuracy- Oh My! By Megan Hughes, M.A., CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist With a new school year comes another round of tests. After the excitement of the first week of school dies down, you are left with reports (and possibly stress/worry) regarding your child’s reading skills and how they…

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Author Spotlight: Bill Martin Jr.

Author Spotlight: Bill Martin Jr. by: Sarah Sitzmann, M.A., CCC-SLP Looking for fun language and literacy books for your toddler or preschooler? Whether your indoors escaping the heat or outdoors reading books under the tree, adults and children can’t help but enjoy the repetitive text of Bill Martin Jr. books. Bill…

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Author Spotlight:  Eric Carle

Author Spotlight:  Eric Carle by Jaimi Bird, M.A., CCC-SLP Enrich your child’s summer by sharing a favorite author! Do you remember reading Eric Carle books when you were a child?  Eric Carle has been writing and illustrating children’s books since 1967. His books are still captivating for kids today.  Here…

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