Resources for School-Based Practitioners

This webpage contains information and resources prepared by the Board for licensed school-based speech-language pathologists and audiologists. We invite you to bookmark and visit this page often.

  1. IMPORTANT UPDATE - ODE Releases 10 Videos Regarding Workload Determination Process

    The Ohio Department of Education recently released 10 videos with information, guidance, and resources pertaining to implementation of the mandatory workload determination process for service providers, which include school-based speech-language pathologists and educational audiologists. The videos were developed and narrated by Dr. Chuck Carlin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP with the University of Akron. The Board urges school based practitioners to view the videos and share the following link with the appropriate personnel in their school district. (Link to videos:
  2. Medicaid School Reimbursement Update- September 15, 2016
  3. Medicaid School Reimbursement Update- August 18, 2016
  4. Communicating: The Critical Component to Role Advocacy - Linda L. Wellman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP - Speech-Language Pathology Board Member
  5. Back to School Blues? Not Necessarily! - Lisa A. Froehlich, Ph.D., CCC-SLP - Speech-Language Pathology Board Member
  6. Student with Hearing Loss???? Why the Educational Audiologist needs to be on YOUR school team! - Carrie L. Spangler, Au.D., CCC-A, FAAA - Audiology Board Member
  7. Every Student Succeeds Act Analysis by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  8. Important Updates from the Ohio Department of Education - Office for Exceptional Children regarding workload determination and Medicaid Schools Program reimbursement changes for 2016-2017 - Release Date: 2-4-2016
  9. Board guidance on implementation of the workload determination process
  10. Board update regarding the SLP scope of practice and service delivery model survey
  11. Data Collection and You: Turn This Horror Movie into a Romance
  12. Advocacy Bookmark - Role of the school-based speech-language pathologist
  13. Advocacy Bookmark - Role of the school-based audiologist
    We invite you to download and share this bookmark in your school setting, or to request copies of the bookmark, please submit an e-mail to:; include your name, mailing address, and number of bookmarks needed
  14. Licensure and Continuing Education Reference Guide
  15. OMNIE - Recruit - Retool - Retain