March on to YappGuru

March on to YappGuru

More and more clinicians are turning to technology to facilitate learning. The ipad is engaging, motivating and has a number of benefits which I highlighted in my post “why should you buy an ipad for your child?”   However,  the plethora of apps out...
Pines to Vines: App Review

Pines to Vines: App Review

Reluctant readers are often discouraged because the subject matter that they are interested in or required to read is presented with complex language that is difficult for them to read and understand.   The Mobile Education Store has come up with the ultimate...
“What’s an iPad?”

“What’s an iPad?”

I usually confine my posts to educational and well researched material that I feel will be of benefit to parents and educators. But today I was educated beyond what any book could bring.   As a speech and language therapist, I work in a private school setting...
Why are so many children having speech therapy?

Why are so many children having speech therapy?

As a mom myself, I’ve heard the parking lot conversations about how every second child is in speech therapy or occupational therapy or both. But as a caring and concerned parent, you want what is best for your child and so you “cough up” and follow the advice you’ve...