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  • Winning the Job Lottery

    “What would you do if you won a million dollars?”A few years ago I was working with an entertaining group of fifth grade students who were practicing producing their speech sounds at the sentence and conversational level. We were taking turns answering social questions from a deck of cards. We turned over the card with the question, “What would ...
    Posted to Speech in the Schools (Weblog) on August 14, 2015
  • Becoming Our Own Client

    As dedicated professionals, we work long hours, possibly staying late to finish just one more thing. In providing supports to others, sometimes we may not think of our own needs. Exhaustion is an interesting phenomenon. It may be a slow process. We may not realize that we are nearing exhaustion until we are completely fatigued. Perhaps you have ...
    Posted to Speech in the Schools (Weblog) on June 11, 2015
  • Help Me?

    How many of our students have goals that involve ''asking for help'' or ''requesting assistance?'' Some students might have it as a goal in a behavior plan (to serve as a replacement behavior). Others may be early language learners that have not learned to use conventional means of communication to ask for help. In these first few weeks of ...
    Posted to Speech in the Schools (Weblog) on September 28, 2011