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Month: April 2017

2 apps that I am using this week…

2 apps that I am using this week…

One of my students has fluency and articulation/phonology issues and I have been loving the Conversation Paceboard (Aptus) app recently. (Tap each button to mark syllables or single words- might be as good as using an egg carton!) It it is fantastic for helping with slowing rate of speech to help children with fluency issues. I have found it helpful for articulation as well because it allows children to slow down and focus on production of their target sounds. A…

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Never is a promise, so always keep your promises

Never is a promise, so always keep your promises

Image from http://gratisography.com/ “Never is a promise, and you can’t afford to lie.” -Fiona Apple Our language shapes our world. Our language colors how we think, what we do, and how we interact with others. The words we use can limit us, or keep us on the right track. The words that others use can keep us moving towards our goals, or stop us dead in our tracks. Look to the work of Steven Pinker, Angela Duckworth, Carol Dweck, and…

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