25 09, 2018

My Dog Elton: An SLP’s Parable

2018-10-03T12:21:56-05:00September 25th, 2018|Analysis, Assessment, Reporting and monitoring|

My dog Elton, who puts the famous Marley to shame, is a frequent source of my embarrassment. His naughty acts are regularly followed by my apologies (and often payment) to whomever is the recipient of his deed. Because of Elton's bad manners, I often find [...]

1 05, 2018

Getting By: How language sample analysis can reveal the challenges of language in the classroom

2018-04-30T17:33:52-05:00May 1st, 2018|Analysis, Assessment|

Another evaluation! Starting an evaluation can be a daunting task. You may have a vague idea of the language deficits of the student being referred; for example, you may have been told that the student offers minimal information during classroom discussions. He or she may [...]