Training Type: Implementation Workshop
Join us as we explore evidence-based approaches for supporting both communication and literacy development for children with complex communication needs. We will discuss Snap Core First communication software and associated Tobii Dynavox literacy tools to support symbol-based communicators and their communication partners. We will target specific strategies that can positively impact engagement, literacy, and growth. Following the course, you will have an opportunity to visit our AAC stations for hands-on application.
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to:
· Discuss how AAC impacts language development, literacy and social skills
· Identify the five key communication tools in a robust AAC solution
· Identify how Snap Core First supports growth, engagement and literacy
· Discuss three key implementation strategies to support AAC users
· Identify three steps for supporting shared reading to increase literacy
Check-in begins at 8:00 am
A light breakfast and snacks will be provided to attendees
At the completion of the training, there will be an optional hands-on session from 4:00 - 5:00
54 W. 40th Street
New York NY 10018
Contact: Michelle Lowry email@example.com 347-640-1857
Program completion requirements: Participants are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for ASHA CEUs. No partial credit will be provided.
Registration on a computer rather than a mobile device is recommended.
This course will be offered for 0.55 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area).
Course Content Level: Introductory
ASHA CEUs: 0.55
Date & Time: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM ET
Location:Bryant Park 54 W. 40th Street, New York, New York 10018, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: 0
Presenter: Patrick Brune
Patrick Brune, M.S., CCC-SLP has over 30 years of clinical experience in the area of AAC. His focus has been on developing tools and supports that create successful communication opportunities for all our customers. Patrick is a member of the Learning Services Team for Tobii Dynavox.