The webinar is sponsored by PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live online speech therapy for K-12 school districts. Our web-based approach to live online speech therapy is highly effective and affordable. We now deliver 5,000 sessions a month that are individualized, curriculum-relevant and evidence-based using our nationwide network of SLPs.
During this webinar, you will:
Understand the differences between classroom teacher recruitment/retention and speech-language pathology recruitment/retention needs.
Identify reasons for the speech-language pathologist shortages related to information in the 2011 ASHA Schools Survey.
Webinar Title: Understanding and Managing the Growing SLP Shortage
Date: Thursday, November 8th 2012
Time: 1-2 pm ET (10-11 am PT)
Cost: No Charge
Abstract: The SLP shortage is (and has been) a persistent problem and a top concern. Though a wide range of recruitment and retention initiatives have been in place for the past ten years, the shortage is growing. What are the latest insights on reasons for this chronic problem? What should you be doing now to prepare to meet your needs for speech/language therapy, especially with the expanded role that SLPs will play as we shift to Common Core State Standards? Join a panel of experts who will update you on the SLP shortage and share promising short and long-term strategies to ensure that all students have access to the speech/language services they need.
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