New Impact Story: Re-evaluating Child Language Assessment Measures for Research and Clinical Use

Submitted by Karina Berger on 5 October 2022

Dr Nan Bernstein Ratner talks about her latest project CLASP (Child Language ASsessment Project), which makes use of datasets at the CLARIN Knowledge Centre TalkBank. The project hopes to provide a stronger evidence base for child language assessment, which will improve future research, as well as support clinicians in mapping out the most effective treatments for children with language disorders.

Bernstein Ratner also discusses how spoken language data is increasingly being used by the automatic speech recognition (ASR) industry in order to train voice assistants to recognise speech by people who stutter. 

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