What's Required

  • (c) Eligibility definitions.


    (10)  Speech impairment. A student with a speech impairment is one who has been determined to meet the criteria for speech or language impairment as stated in 34 CFR, §300.8(c)(11). The multidisciplinary team that collects or reviews evaluation data in connection with the determination of a student's eligibility based on a speech impairment must include a certified speech and hearing therapist, a certified speech and language therapist, or a licensed speech/language pathologist.
     

What We Do

  • A student with a speech impairment is one who has been determined to meet the criteria for speech or language impairment (a communication disorder, such as stuttering, impaired articulation, a language impairment, or a voice impairment that adversely affects a child’s educational performance).  The multidisciplinary team that collects or reviews evaluation data must include a licensed speech/language pathologist.
     
     

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