Tag Archives: AAC

AAC Corner: 5 Ways to Promote Generalization of AAC Use

[Source: PrAACtical AAC] Do you work with AAC learners who demonstrate their communication skills in therapy or instructional lessons, but not elsewhere? In this post, we review some things we can do to make it easier for AAC learners to … Continue reading

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AAC Corner: Aided Language Input for People with Developmental Disabilities

[Source: PrAACtical AAC] We’re pleased to welcome back Dr. Kathy Howery for another analysis of an AAC research article. Kathy is based in Alberta, Canada, and has worked in the field of AT and special education for over three decades. In the past … Continue reading

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AAC Corner: Ushering in a New Year of AAC

[Source:  PrAACtical AAC] The new year brings hope and promise, something that the AAC community can always use a little more of. Here are some thoughts on strengthening our sustainability as AAC service providers as we embark on the upcoming … Continue reading

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AAC Corner: PrAACtical Resources: Storm Preparation and Recovery

[Source:  PrAACtical AAC] Before, during, and after – storms can be scary business and people with AAC needs are among the most vulnerable in extreme weather events. Our neighbors in Texas and the Gulf Coast are recovering from the devastating … Continue reading

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Electronic Devices Help Nonverbal Kids Find Their Voice

[Source: Disability Scoop] Selah isn’t ready to work yet. Carrie Kerr asks, “Do you want a drink?” Selah grabs a bright pink iPad programmed with more than 3,000 words and matching pictures, including a skunk for a fun kid word … Continue reading

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