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Communication & Language

Brookes is a leading source of expertise and evidence-based resources for speech-language pathologists and reading specialists.

We work with top experts in communication and language development to bring you trusted, research-based resources: screeners and assessments, state-of-the-art textbooks, multitiered language interventions, practical resources on teaching dual language learners effectively, and guidebooks on supporting the communication of students with autism and other disorders. With the reliable tools and how-to guidance our experts provide, you’ll help all learners strengthen their communication skills and improve their quality of life.

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Screening and assessment

How can you reliably identify children who need extra help with early language and literacy skills? Our groundbreaking screeners and assessments help you find students who may have delays or disorders, gather the information you need to determine next steps, and track progress over time.

Language evaluation for bilingual learners

High-quality screening and assessment are fundamental to equitable educational experiences for young bilingual students. Use these tools to evaluate the language skills of English–Spanish bilingual children—efficiently and reliably.

Language interventions

Put all children on the path to reading success with our MILLIE™ (Multitiered Interventions for Language & Literacy in Early Childhood) family of products. Together, these multitiered language intervention programs help you boost reading readiness by addressing oral language skills, vocabulary, phonological awareness, alphabet knowledge, and comprehension.

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Assessment of Story Comprehension

Support for multilingual learners

Today, about one in five school-aged children speaks a language other than English at home. We’ve got the resources you need to support the language development of multilingual learners, ensure that they make progress in two or more languages, and work effectively with the families of diverse children.

Augmentative and alternative communication

AAC tools are often key to establishing a communicative repertoire for learners with disabilities. Our bestselling textbooks give tomorrow’s professionals expert guidance on providing effective AAC services for people with a range of disorders and disabilities. Discover how to conduct assessment; choose appropriate AAC tools and technologies that meet individual needs; and use AAC to support social relationships, literacy development, and more.


Gold-standard textbooks

Our trusted, expert-developed textbooks on communication and language will help prepare tomorrow’s professionals for success. Request your exam copy today!

Free resources

Check out some of our most popular free resources that support the goals of SLPs and reading specialists.

TILLS Sampler

Look inside TILLS: sample items, case stories, FAQs, and more


From Babbles to Books

Free ebook on supporting early language and literacy development


QUILS demo

A step-by-step 9-minute demo of the QUILS language screener


Coffee Chats

Webinars with invaluable guidance from experts on communication and language


Communication Newsletter

Practical articles, tip sheets, and breaking news, and more.


Brookes Blog

Frequently updated blog with practical tips from our expert authors.