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SLI Resources


Organizational Reference Tool

The Organizational Reference Tool for SLPs (XLS) is used when aligning IEP goals to standards. Please read the guide tab for further instructions on how to use this guidance.

Picture: Colorado Academic Standards (CAS) Tree for Reading, Writing, and Communicating - Organizational Chart for Speech-Language Pathologists

Communication Rating Scales

The Communication Rating Scales are to be used with students 3-21 years of age.

OnDemand Webinars

  • Communication Rating Scales Webinars
    • Communication Rating Scales Overview: What's New and How to Score
    • Articulation/Phonology (Training)
    • Language - Receptive/Expressive (Training)
    • Pragmatic (Training)
    • Fluency (Training)
    • Voice (Training)


**Ask Questions/Provide Feedback - NEW Rating Scales (GoogleDoc)



For more information about services for students who have speech or language impairments in Colorado, please contact:

Tami Cassel, Speech-Language
Phone: 303-866-6114
Email Tami Cassel

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