This is Part 1 of a two-part series on language and literacy that will help SLPs recognize that the tasks they are already doing support literacy, and learn how to work with teams through an interdisciplinary approach and how to develop word knowledge for reading and spelling. Part 1 will lay the foundation for understanding the SLP's role in language and literacy with a discussion of key terms, evidence-based practices, and an examination of word study.
Course created on December 7, 2017
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how language and literacy intersect.
- After this course, participants will be able to define key literacy terms.
- After this course, participants will be able to list and explain key factors relative to word study.
|0-5 Minutes||How language and literacy intersect|
|5-10 Minutes||Information from ASHA on the SLPs role in literacy|
|10-20 Minutes||The National Reading Panel and why their findings are important for SLPs to know|
|20-35 Minutes||A review of key terms and evidence-based practices|
|35-40 Minutes||Word study|
|40-55 Minutes||Assessment considerations|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Angie Neal, MS, CCC-SLP
Angie Neal is a school-based speech-langauge pathologist from Greenville, SC. She earned her Certificate of Clinical Competence after obtaining her Master's Degree from San Francisco State University. Mrs. Neal has worked in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation settings with both children and adults. She completed ASHA's Leadership Development Program for School-based SLPs in 2013 and presented at ASHA on the topic of social communication in the school setting at the national convention held in Philadelphia, PA in 2016. She presents throughout the United States on topics related to social communication, language and literacy and effective school-based therapy. Mrs. Neal is the author of The Pirate Who Couldn't Say Arrr (Tate Publishing), Spelling that Makes Sense (TPT) and Simply Social at School (Super Duper Publications).
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