Frequently Asked QuestionsAnswers to the most commonly asked questions about the role of ASHA-certified SLPs in schools.
Guidelines for the Roles and Responsibilities of the School-Based SLP
Recruitment and Retention of Qualified SLPs in the Public Schools
Talking Points About the Reduction of Standards for School-Based SLPs
Language, Speech, and Hearing Contacts in State Education Agencies
ASHA State-by-State Links to licensure boards, state associations, and state teacher requirements.
Additional Resources Links to related ASHA documents and resources for Medicaid, support personnel, IDEA, and family/caregiver advocacy.
Change, Choice, Chance, Challenge: An SLP reconnects with her inner graduate student—by making a career change to teach.
CDC Estimates U.S. Hearing Loss Prevalence at 16 Percent
One-Third of Adults With Hearing Loss Do Not Seek Treatment, Study Indicates
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 198,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.
The ASHA Action Center welcomes questions and requests for information from members and non-members.
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