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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.
Sep 15, 2017

5 tips to help your child (and yourself) become more resilient following Hurricane Harvey

Dealing with the aftermath of a hurricane or other traumatic event can leave a lasting impression on a child. Thankfully, children are naturally resilient and can recover with the right supports, empathy and empowerment. We share 5 tips to help turn a traumatic event into a lesson on compassion.
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.