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Sing & Speak 4 Kids (posted October 30, 2019)

Does your child have delayed Speech and/or Language development?

Get paid to participate in a study group.

Limited spaces available.

This is a paid study group where you will gain free access to Sing and Speak 4 Kids (SS4Kids), an innovative online game. See how music can stimulate language development.

Funded by the U.S. Department of Education, this study will help improve the game training design, and examine the benefits for children playing SS4Kids while being supported by teachers and parents.

WHO:  Children 2-6 years old with: A) Delayed speech and/or language development who produce some vocal sounds, and/or B) English Language Learners

WHEN: 2-week period between October - December 2019 with 6 sessions, 5 to 15 minutes each, followed by a post-assessment one month later.

WHERE: Friends of the Family (FOF), North Hills, and Step by Step (SBS), Santa Monica


  • No hearing or visual impairment or violent behavior
  • Home internet connection, with tablet or laptop; no phones (Device provided if needed)
  • Parents will be actively involved in the study with their child

Registration for the first group study session will close Saturday, November 2nd and registration for the second and final session will close on November 16th.

To reserve a space, please go to:

View the Sing & Speak 4 Kids Study Group flyer

View the Informed Parental Consent Form


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