10 Tips to Beat the Summer Slide

10 Tips to Beat the Summer Slide By Megan Hughes, M.A., CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist With summer quickly approaching, many of us are looking forward to summertime fun, sun, and NO SCHOOL! But summer also means less structure and not enough activities that focus on learning. Kids often return to school…

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Visualize It: 5 Strategies for Success

Visualize It: 5 Strategies for Success By Haley Hall, B.A. Learning Specialist & LEAP Instructor To visualize means to create a mental image, or to imagine. As a learning strategy, visualizing helps improve a child’s concept imagery, as well as their ability to retain information, follow complex directions, communicate thoughts…

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Enrichment Therapy & Learning Center: YOUR School Choice!

Enrichment Therapy & Learning Center: YOUR School Choice! By Jaimi Bird, M.A., CCC-SLP Are you looking for alternatives or extra educational support for your child?  At Enrichment Therapy & Learning Center we can help.   Our goal is to help all children achieve success academically, socially and communicatively.  This week…

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Merry Concepts!

“Open the bigger present first and then the blue present. But — wait! First I want you to give the present with the small bow to Grandma!” What “concepts” are important for your child to understand? As a speech-language pathologist, I always want to know whether or not my client…

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The 5 W’s of Early Intervention & Language Success

The 5 W’s of Early Intervention & Language Success By: Sarah Sitzmann, M.A., CCC-SLP Are you concerned about your child’s speech development? Do you worry that your child is not understanding what you say to them? Let’s take a closer look at the Who, What, When, Why & Where of…

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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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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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