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Slang: South Africa’s 12th (un)official language

South Africa is made up of over 52 million people living across nine provinces, all little countries in their own right. Like cans of paint, South Africans come in a variety of colours, making up a rainbow unlike any other you’ve ever seen. 1,103 more words

Expressive Language

Duke it out?

There are days when I want to just keep both of my boys at home. Not only would they be safe from all of the hurt in the world, but they would also manage to keep out of trouble. 592 more words

Cognitive Delays

“Maybe you don’t understand the problems he has….”

“Did you talk baby talk to him instead of real words?”

“He’s better off in public school. They can help kids like him…” 14 more words

Cognitive Delays

A Mix of A Good and Bad Day

B has had a really good week so far. I was a little nervous yesterday when I was picking him up from school, but it was just paranoia on my part. 621 more words

Cognitive Delays

I.E.P Meetings Suck

I think the hardest part about I.E.P meetings is the way other people talking about your child. You sit in a room filled with people who know your child, but they talk about him as if he were a stranger. 510 more words

Cognitive Delays

“You should have read to him more.”

“You should have put him in preschool earlier.”

“He shouldn’t have been allowed to watch so much t.v.” 59 more words

Cognitive Delays

19 Months 3 Weeks - Ways to Incorporate Language into Bath Time

Bath Time is a fun time! And when children are having fun you can get tons of language out of them! We start out by making sure the bath itself is extra motivating. 295 more words

Speech & Language Development