Speech & Language Milestones
ASHA and Read Aloud 15 MINUTES developed this free parent toolkit, available in English and Spanish, highlighting expected communication skills by age and suggestions for how to support speech and language development through daily reading.
Learn how to identify early developmental milestones and facilitate growth at home. Keep in mind that children develop at their own pace. If concerns persist beyond a few months, parents are encouraged to seek professional support.
Simple Signs for Early Communicators
Early communication skills, such as signing, allow for reduced frustration and more positive interpersonal relationships. Practice pairing simple signs with spoken words in everyday interactions with your child. By modeling across appropriate contexts, your child will begin to understand their meaning!