For students with language disorders, definitions are tough work. So how does an SLP break down the skill of defining words into manageable steps? One word: templates!
Before I became a speech & language therapist, I worked for two years as a special education aide. Those two short years were enough to learn just how undervalued and underestimated a paraprofessional or special education aide can be in terms of their role in a child's progress. Often I was assigned elsewhere while a … Continue reading Why I love working with special education aides and personal care assistants