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We are mainly interested in three parameters about language that LENA derives automatically by analysing the recordings with specific software package. The three parameters are (a) the number of words the child has spoken, (b) the number of words the child has heard, and (c) the number of conversations that the child has had, [...]
The LENA device is very easy to use: it has two buttons, one for power and one for turning the recording on and off. Slip the LENA device into your child's vest after pressing the record button and at the end of the day take the LENA device out of the vest and press [...]
Most parents forget about the LENA device in their children's vest within the first 20 minutes of the recording and go about their normal routine. It is possible to turn off the recording for some time, even though we typically advise not to turn them off, because it is easy to forget to turn [...]
In almost all cases, the answer is a straightforward no. LENA devices are inserted to clothing that is specifically designed for LENA use and worn by the children. We have a wide selection of t-shirts, tops and vests in various colours and patterns. All of them have a small pocket in the front. Parents [...]