Learn More About the Relationship Between Language Disorders and Learning Disabilities
Ever wonder about the relationship between #languagedisorders and learning disabilities? Delve deeper in this week’s #FridayReads!
The Tech Effect: How Too Much Device Time May Be Taking a Toll on Today’s Children
http://identifythesigns.org/The Tech Effect: How Too Much Device Time May Be Taking a Toll on Today’s Children (Research Roundup & Tips for Families) Use of ...
Sounding Off: Kids and Technology
http://identifythesigns.org/What Communication Experts, Teachers, Parents, and Teens Have to Say About Technology’s Hold on Today’s ChildrenSounding OffUse o...
The Digital Diet: 5 Tips to Maintaining Healthy Balance
http://identifythesigns.org/Easy ways that families can reduce tech time in favor of communication and interaction.
Speech and language problems: Ages 5 to 8 | BabyCenter
Find out what to expect as your child's language develops, know the signs of a possible speech problem, and learn when and how to get help.
Speech and language problems: Ages 2 to 4 | BabyCenter
Find out what's typical – and what isn't – as your toddler or preschooler learns to talk, and how to determine when your child might need help for a possible speech problem.
Why are so many (smart!) kids missing this social skill?
Something strange is happening. Teachers have begun to notice an uptick in some surprising, seemingly unrelated behaviors. Kids—even from well-off, well-educated families—are having more than the usual amount of trouble asking for help. Working together. Sharing toys. Following along when the teacher points to the blackboard. In a
Parents of Young Children: Put Down Your Smartphones
Children gain communication and social skills through listening, talking, reading, singing, and playing with their parents—interactions lost while you are on a smartphone.
The Merits of Reading Real Books to Your Children
NY Times: The Merits of Reading Real Books to Your Children #reading #kids #tech #parenting
Traditional Toys May Beat Gadgets in Language Development
Traditional Toys May Beat Gadgets in Language Development #communication #kids #speech #language #parenting
How to Raise Concerns about a Child’s Speech and Language Development: Do’s and Don’ts
Grandparents, friends, or neighbors who are worried about a child's speech and/or language development may hesitate to bring it up for fear of upsetting or offending a parent. Here are some do’s and don’ts for talking respectfully and productively about a potential communication delay.
ASHA President Jayne Handelsman: Identify the Signs of Communication Disorders
www.IdentifyTheSigns.org 2016 ASHA President Jayne Handelsman, PhD, CCC-A, discusses ASHA's Identify the Signs campaign; a public service campaign raising aw...
The most powerful thing we could give poor kids is completely free
Trying to solve the inequality of words.