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    44001 Garfield Road
    Clinton Township, MI
    48038
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Speech, Language, and Literacy



The speech, language, and literacy consultant at the MISD provides leadership for the MISD and the local districts for designing and providing effective, educationally relevant speech, language, and literacy services. The consultant provides training, tools and support for administrators and staff in the areas of speech and language services, response to intervention, assistive technology, and universal design for learning.

Community Speech & Language Therapy Resources for 2019

Speech & Language

 Schools are challenged to offer innovative programs for the prevention, identification, assessment, and intervention for children with speech (articulation, fluency, or voice disabilities) or language (oral and written receptive and expressive language learning disabilities) as well as difficulties with feeding and swallowing.

  • Consultation with local district speech-language staff, building teams, and individual speech-language pathologists as needed

    Professional Development
  • Offers various professional workshops and in-services to help district keep abreast of the most current speech and language practices.
  • For current workshop offering visit Speech & Language Course Offerings

Assistive Technology

  • Develops/provides professional development and consultative support for district assistive technology teams who provide tools for augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).
      
  • Visit our assistive technology page.

Universal Design for Learning

Develops/provides professional development and consultative support as part of Macomb County's Universal Design for learning initiative called E3T: Engage, Expand and Encompass through Technology. In this project Middle and High school teams learn to use and develop tools and strategies to remove curriculum barriers and increase learning opportunities for EVERY learner. Please visit our website at the link under Assistive Technology.

MISD Early Reading Intervention

Develops/provide professional development and consultative support for district early reading intervention initiatives as they identify children at-risk for written language (reading and writing) difficulties

Provides prevention and intervention supports, and measures progress

SLPs/School Teams and Feeding and Swallowing

Macomb Intermediate School District Center Programs has developed a manual for school teams related to feeding and swallowing procedures.  If you are interested in an electronic copy of this mannual, please email Dr. Maureen Staskowski at mstaskowski@misd.net

Macomb/St. Clair Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • Serves on this local association board
  • Acts as a liaison to the MISD
  • Assists in project and professional development planning
  • Macomb St. Clair Speech-Language-Hearing Association Membership Registration

Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • Serves as a county link to the Public School Committee, acting as a liaison to the county and local association

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • Serves as a liaison to the county, keeping abreast of news and policies, and serving on committees.