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Begin with Aided Language Input - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for ...

Begin with Aided Language Input - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
AAC Teaching- Begin with Aided Language Input. Use Aided Language Input (ALI). If you have never have worked with a student with AAC, are just beginning, or are an expert, one of the best AAC teaching strategies is ALI.
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Able Jr AAC

Get Able Jr AAC on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews. (RT @AppleAppStoreUK: #newapps #iOSapps Able Jr AAC - Ablevox:

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5 Things to Consider About Data Collection in AAC - PrAACtical AAC

5 Things to Consider About Data Collection in AAC - PrAACtical AAC | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
5 Things to Consider About Data Collection in AAC. As a rule, SLPs are pretty good about collecting data in their clinical work. Here are some of our prAACtical thoughts about data collection. 1. Don't bite off more than you can ...
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September PrAACtice with a Year of Core Words - PrAACtical AAC ...

September PrAACtice with a Year of Core Words - PrAACtical AAC ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
September PrAACtice with a Year of Core Words. We continue to work with core words and if you have been following our 'Year of Core Words', here are some ways to use the September words for preparing, playing, ...
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Literacy: Cookies & Core - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language ...

Literacy: Cookies & Core - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Literacy: Cookies & Core. Literacy: Cookies & Core It is National Literacy Month. We always like to celebrate with food. So when we found these cookies at Ikea we just had to get them, use them, and of course eat them.
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10 Tips to Encourage Love of Literacy - PrAACtical AAC | Supports

10 Tips to Encourage Love of Literacy - PrAACtical AAC | Supports | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
10 Tips to Encourage Love of Literacy. 10 Tips to Encourage Love of Literacy Reading and writing are modalities of language (just like listening & talking). The more we integrate literacy into language learning the more ...
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“Use It or Lose It” Philosophy - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for ...

“Use It or Lose It” Philosophy - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
5 AAC Strategies & The “Use It or Lose It” Philosophy. 5 AAC Strategies & The Use It or Lose It Philosophy School has begun for almost everyone. Some classes have been in session for a while and routines have been ...
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AAC & Dinosaur Apps for Literacy and Language - PrAACtical AAC ...

AAC & Dinosaur Apps for Literacy and Language - PrAACtical AAC ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
AAC & Dinosaur Apps for Literacy and Language. AAC & Dinosaur Apps for Literacy and Language We have students of all ages who love dinosaurs. From young children to the teenager or adult we can use the theme of ...
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Setting the Stage - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language learning

Setting the Stage - PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language learning | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
AAC & Literacy- Setting the Stage. AAC & Literacy Setting the Stage Literacy is for all students. As with most things we learn, emergent readers and writers need to be active participants with print across multiple settings and in ...
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How AAC and assistive tech make classrooms better for all : Paula ...

How AAC and assistive tech make classrooms better for all : Paula ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
How AAC and assistive tech make classrooms better for all : Paula Kluth.
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Using Aided Language to Develop Skills with Augmentative Communication Displays

Using Aided Language to Develop Skills with Augmentative Communication Displays | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Learning to effectively communicate via an augmentative communication display or device can be challenging for any student who is nonverbal, minimally verbal, or a struggling but emerging verbal communicator.

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Proloquo2Go – Version 2.2 – Update on new features | The Spectronics Blog

Proloquo2Go – Version 2.2 – Update on new features | The Spectronics Blog | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Hi everyone,

I have had fun today playing with some of the new features of Proloquo2Go, in their latest release, version 2.2

We can now change fonts, border...

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New Software Helps Children to Speak - Resources - TES

New Software Helps Children to Speak - Resources - TES | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Nicole is using new technology to help her to communicate with her family about what she has been doing at school. The software uses sensors, swipe cards and a recording device to gather information.
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AAC & AT Supports in Early Intervention - PrAACtical AAC ...

AAC & AT Supports in Early Intervention - PrAACtical AAC ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
SLPs have known for a very long time, that investments in early intervention pay off in a big way. But how is AAC factoring into the services that are being provided to young children with significant communication challenges?
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5 Things to Tell Families Who Feel Unsuccessful ... - PrAACtical AAC

5 Things to Tell Families Who Feel Unsuccessful ... - PrAACtical AAC | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
5 Things to Tell Families Who Feel Unsuccessful with AAC. As readers of this blog know, we are sometimes awed and inspired by families of people with AAC needs. There are many who seem to know just what to do and ...
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Free Access to AAC journal articles

Free Access to AAC journal articles | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
ISAAC international is offering these AAC journal articles as free downloads from the ISAAC Australia website. Happy reading! 1. Light, J. (1989). Toward a definition of communicative competence fo...
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Infusing Literacy Learning Opportunities in AAC ... - PrAACtical AAC

Infusing Literacy Learning Opportunities in AAC ... - PrAACtical AAC | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Infusing Literacy Learning Opportunities in AAC Therapies. Most of our conversations with SLPs about teaching literacy to individuals with AAC needs revolve around the 'How's.” “How can I possibly teach reading and writing ...
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Why should SLPs care about AAC and AT? - ADVANCE for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (blog)

Why should SLPs care about AAC and AT?
ADVANCE for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (blog)
Why should SLPs care about AAC and AT?
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5 Easy Ways to Add Authentic Writing Experiences ... - PrAACtical AAC

5 Easy Ways to Add Authentic Writing Experiences ... - PrAACtical AAC | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
5 Easy Ways to Add Authentic Writing Experiences to Your AAC Therapy. There is no substitute for systematic instruction in reading and writing for building specific skills. AAC learners need high-quality instruction and lots of it ...
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10 AAC Intervention Strategies We Can't Live ... - PrAACtical AAC

10 AAC Intervention Strategies We Can't Live ... - PrAACtical AAC | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
10 AAC Intervention Strategies We Can't Live Without. It's a new semester for us and we're having lots of conversations with student clinicians about teaching strategies. Here are some of the things they're putting in their AAC ...
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PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language learning - Technology in ...

PrAACtical AAC | Supports for language learning - Technology in ... | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
How I Do It: Writing IEP Goals for Students Who Use AAC with Lauren Enders. We're so happy to welcome Lauren Enders back to share some more thoughts on AAC and the IEP. In her first post on this topic, Lauren ...
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DynaVox Compass app – AAC heading in a new direction | The Spectronics Blog

DynaVox Compass app – AAC heading in a new direction | The Spectronics Blog | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
I'm excited to announce a new AAC app that uses PCS (Boardmaker symbols). You can download the DynaVox Compass app for iPad or your Windows 8 tablet as a free 30 day...
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5 Ways to Support Multimodal Communicators

5 Ways to Support Multimodal Communicators | Kate Ahern AAC | Scoop.it
Like you, we are always looking at ways to take communication and language to the next level. We're never really satisfied.
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