The Parish School Blog

Oct 3, 2017

Communication: Building a Solid Foundation for School Success

Parents and caregivers have many questions about how to best prepare their young child for school success. Knowing that children who have communication delays are at greater risk for future reading and writing difficulties, it’s wise to consider what we can do now to build a solid foundation for future learning. While many promote flashcards, workbooks, and educational computer games as the answer to school readiness, longstanding child development research provides a different solution – communication.
Aug 9, 2017

5 Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School for Children who have Language/Learning Differences

Whether your child is starting a new school or returning for another year, each academic year brings changes and a new set of challenges. We’ve gathered a list of actions that parents can take to help ease worry and make the back-to-school transition a more positive experience for all.
May 3, 2017

Choosing Speech and Language Pathologists - The Parish School Blog

Read The Parish School blog that provides guidelines on what parents should look for in a speech-language therapist or pathologist for their children.
Mar 6, 2017

Making Everyday Experiences Language Rich - The Parish School Blog

Read this blog article for tips on how to use everyday experiences as opportunities to improve your child's language and communication skills.