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Barbara Bernhardt

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Major areas of research are in phonological and phonetic development, assessment and intervention. Other interests include general language impairment in children and implications of First Nations English dialects for speech-language pathology.

The language and culture of my heritage is passed on to me orally. it's a different way off learning than how I am taught at school. How do I keep my traditional culture alive while learning to read and being immersed in the majority culture?

Reading is the core of learning and staying in school . improving reading skills with young Aboriginal children can open up the doors to future prospects.

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