Tag Archives: White Paper

  • White Paper: Where Is the SLP?

    Compliance Mistakes

    Securing high-quality staff is one of the most important duties in a school administrator’s job description. Sometimes, though, good administrators make strong efforts to secure great people, and positions still remain vacant. Special Education Administrators, principals, teachers, and parents are often left asking, “Where is the SLP?” This paper outlines 6 common compliance mistakes that… (read more)

  • White Paper: Demographics of SLPs by State in 2013

    This month, we offer data to support a broader understanding of the landscape of SLPs and OTs working across the west from three sources: ASHA membership 2012; National Vital Statistics Reports, 2012; and the National Partnership for Women & Families, 2012-13. How does this data support your your planning initiatives for 2013-14? The Hello Foundation… (read more)

  • White Paper: 5 Tips for Interviewing and Hiring (the Millennial Generation of) SLPs

    millennial white paper

    School administrators are correct to rush to secure qualified, newly graduated speech pathologists when needed within a school setting. However, beyond reviewing a resume, school administrators should prepare for cultural and skill set differences younger professionals are likely to bring to the workplace. We are pleased to offer this White Paper to support school administrators… (read more)

  • White Paper: 4 Hidden Costs of Contract Services for SLPs

    School administrators may need to secure private contract speech therapists to ensure adequate staffing for buildings. These services can have costs that are not readily apparent. This White Paper outlines four potential expenses related to contract staffing. 4 Hidden Costs of Contract Services for SLPs Resources ASHA Community, SLP Private Practice, Discussion Groups, 2013 Position… (read more)

  • White Paper: 3 Objectives of Direct Service in the Schools

    The job of a speech-language pathologist in the schools is not to “cure” speech and language disorders. This White Paper will outline the objectives of speech services in the schools. White Paper: 3 Objectives of Direct Service by thehellofound Resources/Additional Reading American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (2000). Guidelines for the roles and responsibilities of the school-based speech-language… (read more)

  • White Paper: 4 Leadership Decisions to Help SLPs Decrease Caseload Size

    4 Leadership Decisions to Help SLPs Decrease Caseload Size

    This white paper was updated 2/27/2020. Please visit the new (and improved!) version here >> 4 Leadership Decisions to Help SLPs Decrease Caseload Size The Hello Foundation is excited to share a White Paper highlighting our decisions that school district leaders can make to help their SLPs decrease the number of students on their caseloads…. (read more)