larry2.jpg Links and Websites that may be helpful to teachers, parents and SLPs

Making Environmental Modifications:  Environmental Modifications

Helpful Support Staff:  Support  Personnel 

Terminology used in Special Education/Speech-Language:  Terminology 

larry2.jpg Speech-Language Therapy Activities and Resources

Starfall, LLC  (free reading activities and interactive books online)

Speech Dynamics (Char Boshart, methods in speech sound remediation)

Speech Therapy Activities-Language Activities for developing speech sounds and language skills & A to Z Teacher Stuff Ideas for Academic Lessons and Literacy Activities

Quia On-line quizzes, matching games, activities

Kids Classroom  On-line children’s talking book activities ($15 for a year of unlimited downloads): 

KinderKorner Thematic activities and units 

Literacy Connections Oral Language Activities for Developing Reading Skills 

Speech Therapy Activities-Articulation Speech Sound Games and Activities

Read America Phono-Graphix and Language Wise:  This web-site explains reading difficulties in relation to oral language skills 

American Speech Language Hearing Association: Ways to encourage speech and language development

Speech-Language Pathology Website: Supplies a wealth of information about the variety of speech and language disorders, definitions on communication disorders vs. communication differences, also more links to great communication resources

larry2.jpg  Augmentative and Alternative Communication Resources     

       AAC Institute:



       American Speech-Language Hearing Association:

       Assistive Technology Matrix, Kentucky Department of Education Website:

       AAC Looking Back, and Looking Forward.  United States Society for Alternative and

               Augmentative Communication: (click on continuing Education)

       Attainment Software:

       Beyond Play:

       Beyond Autism:

       Bluegrass Technology Center:

       Buffalo Assistive Technology On-Line Training Project:

       Linda Burkhart:

       Closing the Gap:

       Creative Communicating:

       Crestwood Communication Aids:

       Communication Aid Manufacturers Association:

       Karl Dean:



       Enkidu Technologies:

       Enabling Devices:

       Exceptional Computing:

       Frame Technologies:

       Great Talking Box, Inc.:

       Intellitools Products:

       Jessamine County Assistive Technology Team:

       Don Johnston Learning, Incorporated:

       Kentucky Educational Technology Service:

       Kentucky Eligibility Guidelines for Communication Disorders-Revised;

       LD OnLine:

Language-Based Approach to AAC Assessment and Intervention.   AAC Institute (Self Study Course).

       Mayer-Johnston Company:

       Carol Musselwhite:

       National Assistive Technology Research Institute:


       Picture Exchange Communication System:

       Prisoners of Silence, Kathy Boisvert, Frontline, PBS, 10/10/93 

       Priory Woods School:

       Radio Shack:

     Rehab Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA):

The Buck Start Here: A guide to funding for Assistive Technology, 9th Edition:  or

       Soft Touch Software:

       Speaking of Speech, Mayer-Johnson Company:

       Speech Therapy Activities:

       State Approved Special Education Forms:

       Symbol World:

       Tash, Inc.

       University of Nebraska, Hattie Munroe Barkley Memorial Augmentative and Alternative Communication Centers (PowerPoint Presentations in AAC):

        University of Washington Augcomm Program:

       What is Assistive Technology? PowerPoint Presentation:

       Words Plus, Augmentative Communication Devices:

       Joy Zabala (SETT Framework):

Zygo Industries, Inc.: