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Free Educational iPad App: BrainPop Featured ... - Autism Plugged In

Free Educational iPad App: BrainPop Featured ... - Autism Plugged In | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
App: BrainPop Featured Movie. Developer: BrainPop. Platform: iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch (English). Price: Free BrainPOP Featured Movie - BrainPOP®. Category: Education App. BrainPop Featured Movie is free education app that's fun for kids.
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Start-to-Finish Online | Don Johnston Assistive Technology

Start-to-Finish Online | Don Johnston Assistive Technology | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Start-to-Finish Online Accessible Library — cloud-based hi-lo books for iPads, mobile devices, and laptops.
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PrAACtical Questions: How Do I Find Good AAC Service Providers?

PrAACtical Questions: How Do I Find Good AAC Service Providers? | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
A comprehensive AAC evaluation will always have the SLP playing a central role, which is important because of the special knowledge that they have about language and communication. ...
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From Disney Princesses to Houseplants: More on ... - PrAACtical AAC

From Disney Princesses to Houseplants: More on ... - PrAACtical AAC | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Mining everyday routines at home, in school, and in therapy sessions for communication teaching opportunities is a great way to get started in boosting the effectiveness of AAC intervention. We are inspired when ...
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Visual Schedule Resources

Visual Schedules encourage independence. Check out the rationales and resources from Polk Elementary School

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Questionit – An app to teach 'Wh' question using visual supports ...

Questionit – An app to teach 'Wh' question using visual supports ... | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
... another Speech app (lite), we found that is good for those who needs visual supports (PECS). This app teaches 'wh' questions and it is so good to see an app that is targeted for kids who use AAC, PECS for communication ...
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8 Free iPad Games For Math Skill Development In Autistic Children

8 Free iPad Games For Math Skill Development In Autistic Children | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
I know that the abilities of children on the spectrum vary, so it's important that you read the description that I give you of each app, visit the iTunes description, and then decide whether or not the app works for your child.
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Autism Resources: PICO – A Decision Making Tool for Selecting Apps

Autism Resources: PICO – A Decision Making Tool for Selecting Apps | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
PICO – A Decision Making Tool for Selecting Apps. Posted by CeDIR. Kristie Lofland, M.S., CCC-A, at the Indiana Resource Center for Autism writes: New mobile technologies for individuals with autism spectrum disorders, communication ...
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PrAACtical Alert: Confessions of a Former FC Facilitator

PrAACtical Alert: Confessions of a Former FC Facilitator | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
- Although every field has its moments, speech-language pathology is not generally known for high levels of controversy and drama. In the AAC world, the glaring exception to that...
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Premiere AAC App -FreeSpeech for iPad on the iTunes App Store

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about FreeSpeech on the App Store. Download FreeSpeech and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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Resources - Learn more about Executive Function Disorder, Educational Resources...

Resources - Learn more about Executive Function Disorder, Educational Resources... | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it

Cognitive Connections- Center for Executive Function Skill Development... Frequently Asked Questions, links, tweets, games and activities...

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Love That Max: 10 ways to encourage your child to talk

Love That Max: 10 ways to encourage your child to talk | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Blog about kids with special needs, blogs for parents of kids with special needs, parenting special needs, kids with cerebral palsy, kids with developmental delays, cerebral palsy bloggers...
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Special Interest Areas and Students with ASD - PrAACtical AAC

Special Interest Areas and Students with ASD - PrAACtical AAC | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Yesterday, we posted about using special interests to create prAACtical communication opportunities, our AAC intervention strategy of the month.
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Autism and Mobile Communication Speaks

Autism and Mobile Communication Speaks | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
New Communication Benefits and Challenges Revealed In Survey Conducted by AssistiveWare, Maker of iOS App Proloquo2Go, and University of San Diego and CSU San Marcos Professors Amsterdam, Netherlands (PRWEB) April 17,...
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The Last News: [Autism Society Greater Tucson] Re: iCare for Autism

"Support tools—Apps have been developed for students with autism for schedules, timers, symbols and ABA instruction." "Also these new tablets and communication Apps may appeal to families of very young children, individuals with autism and others...
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iPad Phonics and Spelling App: Fill The Gap - Autism Plugged In

iPad Phonics and Spelling App: Fill The Gap - Autism Plugged In | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Fill the Gap is an excellent iPad phonics and spelling app for kids on the spectrum who are at a 2nd to 3rd grade reading level. ...
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Trips Inc. Guided travel tours for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and special needs.

Trips Inc. Guided travel tours for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and special needs. | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it

Get ready for vacation!

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Teen with Autism Uses YouTube to Display Unique Skills

Teen with Autism Uses YouTube to Display Unique Skills | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
First there was Jason McElwain. Now, another young man with autism has taken to YouTube to show off some unique basketball skills.   In a recently uploaded 48-second video, 17-year-old Karl Garay can be seen spinning a basketball from the palm of...
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Autism Resources: Mobile App Monday - Talking Tom Cat

Autism Resources: Mobile App Monday - Talking Tom Cat | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Talking Tom Cat is a fun app for kids of all ages. ... Visit: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/talking-tom-cat/id377194688?mt=8 ... A joint project of the Indiana Resource Center for Autism and the Center for Disability Information and Referral ...
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Kindergarten.com Apps – Free for Autism Awareness Month!

Kindergarten.com Apps – Free for Autism Awareness Month! | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
Are you aware of Kindergarten.com’s generosity during April Autism Awareness Month? Kindergarten.com has developed 19 different iPhone/iPod apps with 8 of them now created for the iPad. Dur...
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Finding apps, keeping up to date and feeling supported! | The Spectronics Blog

Finding apps, keeping up to date and feeling supported! | The Spectronics Blog | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it
If you are anything like me you are constantly on the lookout for new and exciting apps – and if you are anything like me, find the rate at...
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Cognitive Abilities of Rett Syndrome Patients have been Underestimated for Decades

Cognitive Abilities of Rett Syndrome Patients have been Underestimated for Decades | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it

Girls with Rett Syndrome know more than previously thought when appropriate tests given.

 

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Adaptation Station - Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC) Strategies

Adaptation Station - Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC) Strategies | Communication and Autism | Scoop.it

AAC Resources for Children

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