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"And then they—the Common Core State Standards— arrived, with 46 states committed to them by 2010. Now that many states have implemented the language arts and math standards—science standards are still being developed—some of our questions have been answered. But many more have surfaced (see article on page 46). One question still foremost in many of our minds is: How will the standards change speech-language assessment practices--or will they?"


This article was originally published in The ASHA Leader, volume 19, issue 9, in 2014.


American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)



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