Middle School

Working In a Middle School: Pros and Cons

This past school year I switched to working full-time for a new, wonderful district. The position they offered me was full-time in a middle school. I did not want to work in a middle school, but really wanted to…

For SLPs

Self-Care Tips for SLPs

Every SLP feels burned out, stressed out, and overworked periodically. I have been there and feel really strongly that mental health is so important, in particular for SLPs and those who work in the school system. Below are some…

For SLPs

Teletherapy: Through the Eyes of a Seasoned Therapist

This is a fabulous guest blog post by The Whimsical Word, Inc. I have spent most of my career as a Speech-Language Pathologist in a traditional elementary school setting in Illinois.   18 years to be exact.  I consider myself a…

For SLPs

Month of Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) Love

I think being an SLP is the most amazing job ever. However, that doesn’t mean that our job doesn’t come with some unique challenges and struggles that can feel exhausting and overwhelming at times. I am on a mission…