Rule 24:53:09:04 Birth to age 21 school speech/language pathologist education program.
to age 21 school speech/language pathologist education program. A birth to
age 21 school speech/language pathologist education program shall require
supervised observation experience and a clinical practicum at the master-degree
level from an accredited speech language pathologist program.
supervised observation experience and clinical practicum shall be supervised by
an American Speech Language Hearing Association certified speech/language
pathologist and shall include the in-depth evaluation and treatment of children
and adults with communication disorders.
required courses and experiences of a birth to age 21 speech/language
pathologist education program shall meet the American Speech-Language-Hearing
Association (ASHA) standards, 2005 edition.
program shall require candidates to demonstrate the applicable content,
pedagogical, and professional knowledge and skills identified in the ASHA
standards and to demonstrate competency on the applicable multiple assessment
measures of chapters 24:53:04, 24:53:05, and 24:53:06.
order to meet the requirements of § 24:05:16:17(4), the year 2020 is the
date established by the department for the retraining of personnel to meet
appropriate professional requirements for school speech/language pathologists.
Source: 25 SDR 13, adopted August 10, 1998,
effective September 1, 2000; 33 SDR 73, effective November 2, 2006; transferred
from § 24:16:10:05, 33 SDR 73, adopted October 13, 2006, effective July 1,
General Authority: SDCL 13-1-12.1, 13-42-3.
Law Implemented: SDCL 13-42-3, 13-42-4.
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