Speech/Language Pathologist and Assistive Technology Consultant with 25 years' experience in working with students who have mild to profound disabilities. Creator of the popular website, www.speakingofspeech.com, and www.patmervine.com. Thank you for supporting the site through your purchase! And thank you for supporting TPT -- a great resource for all!
Motivating, functional, and drill, drill, drill! I firmly believe in setting high expectations, and the students never disappoint!
Annie Sullivan Award -- BCIU #22; Wayne Carr Award - BCIU #22; DeCarlo Award -- PSHA; Teacher of the Year -- NJ Assistive Technology Center; Busy Educators Award; SLP Site of the Month; Woman's Touch Award for Website Design; Top 100 SLP Websites Award; ACE awards from ASHA
BS and MA in Speech/Language Pathology from Trenton State College
I am the author of "How Katie Got a Voice (and a cool new nickname)," "The Mouth With a Mind of Its Own," and "There Was a Speech Teacher Who Swallowed Some Dice," all delightfully illustrated children's books to acquaint students, teachers, and parents about various aspects of speech/language pathology. Available from PatMervine.com.
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Special Education, Life Skills, Character Education, Problem Solving, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Speech Therapy, Tools for Common Core