Speech/Language Impaired Teacher Wins Top Honor
By Space Coast Daily // June 6, 2012
BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – Susan McKeown, a Brevard Public Schools Resource Teacher for Speech/Language Impaired, has been named School Clinician of the Year by the Florida Association of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists.
This honor is in recognition of her exemplary commitment and contribution to the delivery of audiology and/or speech-language pathology services within a school setting.
McKeown also has been selected as Florida’s nominee for the ASHA’s Van Hattum Award, which was established to advance the work of school based professionals in serving persons with communication disorders.
Activities that earned her this recognition include the conduct of exemplary clinical services; supervision or research; development of innovative programs with emphasis on those that are replicable; promotion or enhancement of public or private support of speech-language pathology and audiology services in the schools.