A Crash Course in Data Collection for SLPs

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 Kristin Bowers, M.A., CCC-SLP, Marisha Mets, M.S., CCC-SLP
In this podcourse, Kristin shares practical tips and tricks to help SLPs tame the data monster. With a focus on streamlining the data collection process, SLPs will walk away with practical tips and strategies to collect daily data and monitor student progress.


By the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. describe the two types of data collection.
  2. identify three strategies to effectively organize daily data collection.
  3.  identify three strategies to effectively organize quarterly/semi-annual progress monitoring.
About Kristin: Kristin Bowers is an ASHA-Certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2007 with a B.A. in Communication Science and Disorders, and in 2010 with an M.A. in Speech Language Pathology. Kristin has utilized her skills as a Speech-Language Pathologist abroad, including her participation in the Bosnia Autism Project in 2012 where she traveled to Bosnia to provide training to related professionals. She has experience in the early intervention (3-5) setting as well as in private practice, and currently works in the school setting servicing children from K-5th grade. She is also the owner of Kiwi Speech, LLC, which creates materials for speech and language services, primarily available on Teachers Pay Teachers. 
She's passionate about finding effective ways to have kids practicing their sounds while still supporting other skills like problem-solving and growth mindset and, like SLPNow is a huge proponent of work smarter - not harder. Also an avid reader of non-fiction books especially in business and psychology.
About Marisha: Marisha earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Washington. She has worked as a school-based SLP and shares therapy ideas and resources on her blog (SLP Now). Marisha also developed a membership for SLPs that includes digital tools and resources to streamline evidence-based therapy.
Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Time-Ordered Agenda:

0-5 minutes: Introduction

5-10 minutes: Our Data Journeys

10-30 minutes: An Overview of a Sample Data Collection System

30-40 minutes: Strategies for Effective Data Collection

40-55 minutes: How to Organize Data Collection

55-60 minutes: Q&A

Disclosure Statement for Marisha Mets:

Financial: Marisha Mets is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties. 

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Disclosure Statement for Kristin Bowers:

Financial: Kristin Bowers is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties. 

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

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