Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Tom Parton is a highly experienced, school-based SLP, an engaging presenter and a well-regarded leader at the national, district and state level.

With more than 34 years of experience as an SLP working with students in early childhood through the 12th grade, Tom has a deep understanding of the school-based therapy environment and the best practices that increase therapy progress. Tom has developed and introduced a number curriculum initiatives for students with autism, dyslexia and language-impaired students.

Participants in Tom’s sessions leave with an abundance of practical therapy strategies and an enhanced sense of the important role speech-therapists can have in impacting a student’s academic progress and social-emotional skill development.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“Tom presented a terrific summary and super well organized and explained! Such powerful information and data!”

I learned so many techniques to apply.”

Tom presented information that will be helpful when planning activities with the students I work with that have reading and writing goals. ”

“Tom gave a fabulous seminar.”

“A positively wonderful program and I am so tremendously grateful for Tom’s time and expertise.”

“Tom presented a very well organized seminar.”

“Tom gave an extraordinary presentation.”