(3 credits/45 hours) In-serivce credits only
SPEECH AND LANGUAGE DISORDERS IN THE SCHOOL SETTING PART 1: SPEECH DISORDERS
An increasing amount of students are diagnosed with speech and language disorders. These disorders can affect a student’s ability to learn and socialize within the school setting. In this course you will learn the terms articulation disorder, fluency, apraxia, voice disorder, and selective mutism and how these disorders present in the classroom. You will learn strategies to use when working with speech impaired students. In addition, you will have an understanding of the impact these disorders have on the social and emotional well-being of our students. This class is part 1 of 2 classes. Both classes can be taken independently of each other. Recommended for ALL Educators!
ON-LINE (3 credits/45 hours) in-service only