Agenda Item #16
C-6. Better Hearing and Speech Month, May 2008
May 2008 has been designated as Better Hearing and Speech Month by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. This year's theme is "Helping People Communicate." The purpose of this month is to provide Audiologists, Teachers of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Educational Interpreters and Speech-Language Pathologists an opportunity to focus citizen attention on these Exceptional Student Education programs and services.
Adopt the attached proclamation designating May 2008 as Better Hearing and Speech Month in Brevard Public Schools.
Resolution / Presentation - 4/22/2008
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support Services
Susan McKeown, Resource Teacher, Speech/Language Pathology
Kim Riddle, Resource Teacher, Hearing andVision
Attachment: Hearing-SpeechMonth 2008.pdf