Education in Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Center at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Dr. Vellody was joined by Sue Buckley on the podcast to discuss education in Down syndrome, specifically discussing speech, reading, and math skills. Sue Buckley is a leading expert in education and development for young people with Down syndrome. Sue began research examining early reading instruction for children with Down syndrome in 1980 and founded Down Syndrome Education International in 1986. Her research and contributions to the lives of young people with Down syndrome has been widely recognized through numerous awards.

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Released: Feb. 17, 2022