Phonetics Fanatics

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Phonetics Fanatics: Tower of Babble Poster

Here is the draft of our project poster! We're looking forward to hearing your feedback on it!https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Wc3q-uWyedmXCn3ds-ltZwF4vQMTQQSbGUWjmKYqoqw/edit?usp=sharing

First Stages of Modeling

Figure 1a: Main page of mobile app where parent can view current likelihood for the child to have a language disorder, disable/enable the receiver, or view history of percentage predictionsFigure 1b: Second page of mobile app where parent can set the difficulty of the vocabulary the infant is exposed

Phonetics Fanatics: Expert Edition

1) Original Question and SolutionFor our original question, we asked, “How can specific language impairment (SLI) be detected and prevented before young children begin showing signs of the disorder through their speech?”Before consulting the experts on this issue, our solution looked like this:Create a device that selectively records

Peer Review Yields Greater Focus for Moonshot

Original Solutions:1) Create an app that records babies’ babbling and can detect if the infant is on track to have normal speech and comprehension abilities or whether the infant will develop SLI.2) Use this same app to allow infants for which SLI has been detected to get extra

Phonetics Fanatics Rapid Evaluation Solutions

Original question: How can specific language impairment (SLI) be detected and prevented before young children begin showing signs of the disorder through their speech?Summary of feedback: Most students approved of our idea as a moonshot pitch, and they were mainly interested in seeing what solutions we would use after

Have You Heard of the Phonetics Fanatics?

Joan ShahoJoan is a senior majoring in Computer Science. He was born in Albania, moved to Greece where he lived for the first 17 years of his life and then came to the U.S. in 2015. Currently he is living in Philadelphia with his family. He is interested in