FINANCIAL: Phuong Palafox, M.A., CCC-SLP has no financial relationships to disclose.
NONFINANCIAL: Phuong Palafox does not have any non-financial relationships to disclose.
Effective Educational Strategies That Take Poverty into Consideration
Course Type: PowerPoint Video
From an educational standpoint, it is imperative to understand the behavioral and academic outcomes of those living in low-socioeconomic environments. Participants will gain effective strategies to use as educators and walk away energized and ready to tackle the new school year. This session will provide current statistical information based on Texas to improve how we serve children living in poverty.
“Thank you for taking the time to cheer us on. I couldn’t wait to get back to work and plan and change and reshape my own way of thinking to be better. So, thank you for pushing me towards a better me.” – Convention Participant
Participants will be able to:
- Describe 2 important statistics related to children living in poverty in the U.S.
- List 3 effects of poverty on behavior and academic performance.
- List 3 effective strategies to use as a speech-language pathologist when working with children living in poverty.