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Turn-Taking Ideas

Posted by Kelly Ott on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, In : Parent Tips 
Cute ideas for teaching and supporting turn taking at school and at home! Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Rx8z5efAsQg
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Teaching Possessives

Posted by Kelly Ott on Thursday, May 30, 2013, In : Receptive/Expressive Language 
Link:  http://www.speechandlanguagekids.com/4-steps-to-teach-your-child-to-use-the-possessive-s/
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Teacher Voice Preservation

Posted by Kelly Ott on Thursday, May 30, 2013, In : Teacher Tips 
It has been suggested that teachers use their voices for anywhere between 60% and 75% of their workday. The strain on the voice gets worse when the teacher has to talk louder to overcome poor class-room acoustics.
Studies have shown that teachers are 32 times more likely to have voice problems compared to other comparable occupations.

Altering classroom acoustics can not only help reduce distractions for the students, but can also help reduce teacher vocal abuse. 

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About Kelly Ott

Kelly Ott With 24 years experience as a licensed Speech Language Pathologist, consultant, educator and administrator, Kelly has served children and adults with a diverse range of speech, language, swallowing, learning, and communication needs. She has provided direct speech pathology services, specialized instructional services, educator professional development training, business communication, and presentation training. Kelly is dedicated to providing students, educators, and small businesses with specialized strategies for achievement.

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