The Speech Science Podcast

Breaking School Contracts, Retiring a Test, and Tongueometer

October 24, 2022

Marie, Matt, Michael, Michelle, and Rachel dive into the research and pop news in and related to the field of Speech and Language Pathology and the Informed SLP breaks down the latest research.  Maria sat down with the creators of the Tongueometer, Ed Steger and Elizabeth Lipton Daly!  On this week’s episode the team cleans out the due processes mail bag: can you break a school contract early, when to retire a test, and a shocking low number of disabled people available on government websites.  The Informed SLP  looks at the impact of gender on our female-majority profession. 

The Discord is up and ready for people to interact with the crew 24/7 with a new website,

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