ERIC Number: EJ597203
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Computer-Assisted Language Intervention Using Fast ForWord: Theoretical and Empirical Considerations for Clinical Decision-Making.
Gillam, Ronald B.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v30 n4 p363-70 Oct 1999
This article critiques the theoretical basis of the Fast ForWord program, a computer-assisted language intervention program for children with language-learning impairments. It notes undocumented treatment outcomes and questions the clinical methods associated with the procedures. Fifteen cautionary statements are provided that clinicians may want to consider before using or recommending Fast ForWord. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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