Online Course Detail

 

Learn to teach speech through listening so that babies and preschool children who are deaf develop natural sounding voice quality, intelligible speech and colorful spoken language. The emphasis in this course is developing specific speech sounds by applying speech acoustics to practical techniques and child-friendly activities.

This is a Recorded Course which requires either a Windows-based computer or a Mac with speakers/headphones to view. More information is available in the FAQs/Help section.

Length: 60 minutes

Cost: Free to View

Course Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to discuss how to teach speech through listening.
  • Participants will be able to explain how to apply speech acoustics to speech development.
  • Participants will be able to develop techniques for teaching speech through listening.
  • Participants will be able to analyze language, activities, literature, and songs for developing specific speech sounds through listening.

Course Instructor(s):
Nancy Caleffe-Schenck, M. Ed., CCC-A, CED, Cert.AVT®, Director, Auditory-Verbal Services, Inc.