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Course # 5703
Common Core State Standards – Implications for Speech-Language Pathologists

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CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.1 Introductory, Professional; Kansas DHE, LTS-S1370/1.0; SAC/1.0


Course Abstract

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) have been adopted by 45 states as “consistent, clear understanding of what students are expected to learn.” This course will review the purpose of the standards, lead participants in review of language-related standards, and provide practical suggestions for integration of speech-language services with the CCSS.
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Course Learning Outcomes

  • After this course, participants will be able to explain the purpose and expectations of the Common Core State Standards.
  • After this course, participants will be able to identify if their state has adopted the Common Core State Standards.
  • After this course, participants will be able to identify illustrative language expectations of the Common Core State Standards.
  • After this course, participants will be able to identify strategies for integration of relevant CCSS into speech-language intervention.

Time-ordered Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes Purpose and expectations of Common Core State Standards
15-20 Minutes State adoption of CCSS
20-40 Minutes Review of language components and expectations of the CCSS
40-55 Minutes Strategies for integration of CCSS into speech-language intervention
55-60 Minutes Conclusion; Q&A

Average Rating

(1919 Ratings)

Most Recent Comments

Displaying 100 most recent comments out of 1919 reviews

Review by: Member on May 4, 2016
Thoroughness of information presented, convenience of taking course from home.
Review by: Member on May 2, 2016
Thorough presentation of the Common Core Standards and responsibilities of the SLP to help students meet those standards.
Review by: Member on April 29, 2016
It provided helpful information regarding the common core.
Review by: Member on April 11, 2016
Simple and easy to follow
Review by: Member on April 10, 2016
I do not support common core as I feel it has not benefited students but has been detrimental to many students. Teachers are forced to move so quickly that many children are unable to grasp the concepts because they are not given ample time to learn and master the skills. The presenter was knowledgeable and shared pertinent information but unfortunately only time will prove if theses changes will actually change the outcome of the U.S. educational system.
Review by: Marlene on April 9, 2016
relevant to SLP's and CCSS
Review by: Member on April 5, 2016
Relevance of material presented, well-organized and knowledgeable instructor
Review by: Patricia on April 4, 2016
Practical information for school SLP
Review by: Member on April 3, 2016
Easy to follow.
Review by: Member on April 3, 2016
The presenter used excellent, easy to understand examples of situations in the school setting. It was well organized.
Review by: Margaret on April 3, 2016
I felt that the presenter's frequent admonition to find it/look it up/study it/ read it/etc detracted from the overall effectiveness of this presentation.
Review by: Katie on March 22, 2016
Many of the strategies she suggested are very time consuming
Review by: Member on March 22, 2016
The instructor provided several important websites available to review common core standards. She linked relevancy of speech/language services to common core standards and educational instruction in the classroom.
Review by: Member on March 18, 2016
Great information
Review by: Member on March 12, 2016
I like the resources she made available- these will be very helpful
Review by: Ellen on March 3, 2016
CCSS are important.
Review by: Member on March 2, 2016
Good examples, good overview
Review by: Member on February 9, 2016
Very thorough.
Review by: Patricia B. on February 5, 2016
The course was somewhat confusing and quiz questions were unclear.
Review by: Jessica on February 2, 2016
Extremely informative
Review by: Member on February 1, 2016
clear and concise
Review by: Lauren on January 28, 2016
Clearly explained the history and purpose of Common Core Curriculum and tied it to what we do.
Review by: Kim on January 26, 2016
very general overview
Review by: Member on January 23, 2016
explained some of the development of how CC came to be
Review by: Catherine on January 14, 2016
I am new to the school aged population having worked in EI for the past 20 years. This provided me with a good general overview of Common Core and how to incorporate the academic goals into speech therapy goals for a child.
Review by: Member on January 2, 2016
Clear, informative
Review by: Keralee on December 31, 2015
Great overview of a vast amount of educationally relevant info.
Review by: Nancy on December 31, 2015
good overview of Common core. I am not in a setting that uses common core, but this may change and I will be glad to have this background.
Review by: Member on December 31, 2015
Great information and reminder to align goals to the curriculum.
Review by: Member on December 31, 2015
interesting information
Review by: Member on December 30, 2015
Great information!
Review by: Laura on December 30, 2015
Valuable info. The slides were especially helpful.
Review by: deborah on December 27, 2015
good info
Review by: Darcy on December 26, 2015
Informative. Good resources to refer to.
Review by: Member on December 26, 2015
allowed me to learn more about CCS and incorporating them in my goals
Review by: Lorraine on December 26, 2015
Background info about CCSS, info about collaboration
Review by: Donna on December 23, 2015
The presenter was very positive in relating the material to our work.
Review by: Member on December 23, 2015
Specific websites to access common core standards
Review by: Member on December 22, 2015
Clear and useful information.
Review by: Member on December 21, 2015
organized materials
Review by: Kristen on December 19, 2015
The way the information was outlined made it easy to follow along.
Review by: Member on December 18, 2015
Well organized and material was clear.
Review by: Member on December 17, 2015
Great material!
Review by: Member on December 14, 2015
Very thorough info!
Review by: Kristin on December 8, 2015
Clearly stated
Review by: Member on December 6, 2015
Great explanation and breakdown. Clear, consise, detailed.
Review by: Member on December 5, 2015
It was an informative review but not necessarily going to improve my daily practice.
Review by: Karen on December 3, 2015
Thank you for defining how the SLP can be a part of the educational system, not just locked away working on /s/ and /r/!
Review by: Member on December 2, 2015
Was helpful in understanding the true intent behind the common core and how we, as SLPs, can integrate it into our practice in the school setting.
Review by: Britney on December 2, 2015
Good information
Review by: Member on December 1, 2015
this is a topic that I needed more information about and it was easy to comprehend
Review by: Member on December 1, 2015
very relevant to my job
Review by: Member on November 28, 2015
Very timely subject matter.
Review by: Member on November 28, 2015
very relevant to anyone working with school aged children.
Review by: Member on November 25, 2015
Very relevant information. It is nice to have a better understanding of the Common Core Standards.
Review by: Crystal on November 23, 2015
The workshop cleared up the role of the SLP when it comes to the common core standards.
Review by: Member on November 23, 2015
It was informative
Review by: Member on November 18, 2015
Relevant information to help SLP's integrate common core standards into practice.
Review by: Mary on November 18, 2015
Good information regarding the development of Common Core.
Review by: Debra on November 16, 2015
Relevance to my daily practice. Relevance to district priorities and their understanding of my role.
Review by: Member on November 16, 2015
Some information was not clear enough to answer the test questions with confidence.
Review by: Member on November 15, 2015
Excellent examples and explanations.
Review by: Member on November 15, 2015
Did not flow well.
Review by: Atiya on November 14, 2015
Very essential information that is needed for all school-based SLPs
Review by: Member on October 28, 2015
It made me really think about the role of SLP's in relation to Common Core.
Review by: Sarah on October 28, 2015
Very informative, presented in a very clear manner.
Review by: Member on October 25, 2015
Basic course with limited new information. I am not currently working, however it didn't add much to my knowledge base
Review by: Member on October 17, 2015
very general info that I basically knew already-hoping for more specifics or where to find this for my state
Review by: Laura on October 17, 2015
Gave very in depth facts well presented. My state does not have Common Core and that is why the topic was not relevant. I can apply much of the info towards the Standards that my state uses. And I have wondered exactly what is Common Core and now I know.
Review by: Member on October 16, 2015
Very relevant to my role as a school-based SLP
Review by: Member on October 14, 2015
Comprehensive information
Review by: Member on October 13, 2015
easy to understand
Review by: Member on October 9, 2015
Positive info in a time when most publicity is bad.
Review by: Member on September 21, 2015
Good explanation of common core and how it relates to speech pathology
Review by: Kristi on September 17, 2015
This course helped me to better understand the role Common Core plays in working with students and writing IEPs.
Review by: Member on September 16, 2015
The content and relevance.
Review by: Member on September 15, 2015
A lot of helpful, inspirational information
Review by: Member on September 14, 2015
It gave clear steps on how to use the common core in our therapy goals and sessions.
Review by: Member on August 31, 2015
The language used was a bit overlapping and too general.
Review by: Member on August 29, 2015
Concrete examples were provided and the relevance of the material presented in this course to my current work in the school setting was clear.
Review by: Member on August 29, 2015
It gave me the framework to begin the writing better IEPs for our students.
Review by: Member on August 26, 2015
Great course.
Review by: Debra on August 25, 2015
relevant to school setting
Review by: Member on August 24, 2015
Good information about Common core
Review by: Member on August 22, 2015
Helpful information!
Review by: Margaret on August 7, 2015
The information was well organized.
Review by: Member on August 7, 2015
Insight as to how to combine therapy with common core standards.
Review by: Victoria on August 5, 2015
Helped understand the common Core better.
Review by: Aimee on August 3, 2015
I liked when the presenter pointed out real world applications.
Review by: Donna on August 2, 2015
The wealth of information about Common Core
Review by: Stephanie on August 1, 2015
The content of this course confirmed and expanded my understanding and use of Core Standards in developing speech and language goals for every child on my caseload.
Review by: Kelly on July 30, 2015
Liked all of the examples and helpful references
Review by: jill on July 27, 2015
By relating and integrating what we do that aligns with common core. Also by breaking it down to specific areas to focus on, making it feasible and most likely more successful.
Review by: Cynthia on July 26, 2015
easy to understand

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Course Presenter

lissa power defur

Lissa Power-deFur, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Lissa Power-deFur is Professor and Program Director in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Longwood University.  She previously worked at the Virginia Department of Education in special education and student services, where she worked collaboratively with general educators, special educators and related services personnel to facilitate student achievement.  She has offered numerous presentations on the educational relevance of speech-language impairment, collaboration, and the Common Core State Standards.  


Disclosure: Lissa Power deFur has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationships to disclose.


Continuing Education Information

CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.1 Introductory, Professional; Kansas DHE, LTS-S1370/1.0; SAC/1.0

Passing an online exam will be required to earn continuing education credit, where applicable.

Please Note: The exam and course evaluation must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

To participate in the course, complete the exam, and earn continuing education credit (where applicable), you must be a CEU Total Access member.


American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area)


Kansas Dept of Health & Environment

Approved for 1 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.


Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.


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