Wondering if your child might have a speech or language delay/disorder? Visit the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) for developmental milestones.
VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Visit the Virginia Department of Education for information regarding specific disabilities, Individualized Education Program (IEP), and information about qualifying for special education services in the schools.
THE HANEN CENTRE
Visit the Hanen Centre for helpful information and tips on how to boost your child's language and literacy development.
FIRST WORDS PROJECT
Visit the First Words Project site for researched-based information from Dr. Amy Wetherby of Florida State University. The site covers important information about speech-language and play development, and early identification of delays or disorders.
Visit the Reading Rockets site for helpful strategies to support literacy and speech-language development. This site has helpful information for both home and classroom, and includes book and app suggestions.
NATIONAL CENTER ON IMPROVING LITERACY
Visit the National Center on Improving Literacy for practical ideas and strategies to support your child's literacy development.