Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

DR. TINITA ORTEGA KEARNEY, CCCSLP/L is an outstanding national presenter and author with extensive experience working with PreK-12 students, educators and families from diverse backgrounds. She is passionate about developing practical solutions, strategies and ideas designed to help fellow school-based SLPs maximize their effectiveness with culturally and linguistically diverse students. She is the recipient of multiple awards, including the Award for Continuing Education by the American Speech-LanguageHearing Association for demonstrating a commitment to lifelong learning. Dr. Kearney is the author of the Lola Koala's Travel Adventures lift-the-flap book series created to teach fundamental language skills to young students. In addition, she is the author of Speech-Language Pathologists: Practical Assessment and Therapy Strategies for Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students, the extensive digital resource handbook each participant will receive at her seminar. Join Dr. Kearney for this ideapacked seminar. You are sure to leave with numerous practical ideas to enhance your work with culturally and linguistically diverse students.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

Loved learning from Dr. Kearney and would recommend it to others! Loved the way ideas were broken down for us and how she kept us all engaged. Dr. Kearney gave me so many strategies that I can use tomorrow!”

Great presentation! Loved the strategy ideas and techniques!”

Engaging, talented speaker! Dr. Kearney is a wealth of knowledge and shared ideas that I can put into practice immediately.”

Lots of great strategies to use tomorrow. Friendly and happy to answer any questions. Engaging!”

“Lots of valuable resources and suggestions. Dr. Kearney is very knowledgeable and understands the world of an SLP.”

I love how Dr. Kearney makes it all so practical. She gave relevant solutions and recommendations that I could easily put into practice.”

Dr. Kearney is so organized and thoughtful. She is very knowledgeable and offers prevalent examples.”