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Help Computers Learn "S"

Participate in research that could help provide computer-based home practice for children with speech difficulties! The goal of this study is to collect recordings of people saying words and sentences to train a computer to recognize clear and unclear productions. 

Who can participate?

English-speaking children between the ages of 8-17 years old with "s" misarticulations.

What's involved?

  • Online study via Zoom.
  • Up to 1.5 hours of your time.
  • Children will name pictures, read words and sentences and imitate words and sentences.
  • Parents must consent and complete questionnaires via an online portal.


Participants will receive a gift card up to $40 in value.

If you are interested in participating, click HERE to complete the prescreening survey and to get on the study waitlist.

If you have questions, please contact the research team at or (315)-443-1351 or click HERE