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Posted March 25, 2021
The shooting in Atlanta, Georgia this past week is tragically, yet another act of anti-Asian violence in the United States.  To our Asian and Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) members: We stand with you and we mourn with you. The Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ISHA) strongly and unequivocally condemns anti-Asian discrimination and violence. We speak as an organization deeply committed to the belief that all people are empowered with the fundamental human right…
Posted March 25, 2021
The Bureau of Early Intervention of released an informational notice to Early Intervention stakeholders with an update to Service Delivery Guide for Early Intervention.  Following further consultation with Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), in-person EI services can be increased to no more than 20 families beginning April 1, 2021.  You can read the entire notice here. 
Posted February 26, 2021
Ann Freiburg with the Bureau of Early Intervention has released the weekly Early Intervention Update dated February 26, 2021.  This update discusses the Illinois Interagency Council on Early Intervention Reopen Workgroup, IRS income reporting forms, and the COVID-19 vaccine.  You can access the weekly update here.
Posted February 17, 2021
The Culturally Responsive Teaching and Leading Standards were approved on February 17, 2021.  These will have a direct impact on university training programs for all educators and School Support Personnel which includes SLPs, SLPAs, and Audiologists.