In the wonderful world that my nephew lives in, I can thoroughly understand his incessant 3-month old babble. Speech development is one of the cornerstones of literacy and much like rolling over or walking, every child develops at their own pace. There are a number of factors that may affect development including: gender, how many languages are being learned, and physical or mental disabilities. Below are a list of books and online resources for parents seeking more information about early childhood speech development, speech problems, and/or bilingual speech development.

Early Childhood Speech Development

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Speech Problems

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Bilingual Speech Development

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