On location training with Tobii Dynavox

2018: Communicating with Core Vocabulary in Snap + Core First (El Paso, TX)

On location training
Friday, September 14, 2018

Training Type: Implementation Workshop

Description:

Course Description: In this session, we will review a core word strategy approach supporting both communication and literacy development for individuals with complex communication needs.  Based on best practices, participants will review research and strategies to support core vocabulary for communication as well as core word lesson plans to support literacy development.  We will review the Snap + Core First communication software and demonstrate how to target core vocabulary in communication activities across learning environments. 
 
Learning Objectives:  Upon completion, participants will be able to: (1) Review three language characteristics of a core word strategy. (2) Describe three targeted activities that support communication with core vocabulary across learning environments. (3) Describe two types of implementation strategies that support literacy development through core word vocabulary.
 
ADDRESS
Fairfield Inn & Suites (Marriott)
6611 Edgemere Blvd.
El Paso, TX 79925

QUESTIONS?
Contact Lisa Cisneros  email lisa.cisneros@tobiidynavox.com  phone 412-297-5954
 

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.

 

Course Content Level: Introductory

ASHA CEUs: 0.25

Date & Time: Friday, September 14, 2018 09:00 AM - 11:45 AM MT

Cost: Free of Charge

Open Seats: 1

Presenter: Leigh Cooley

Leigh joined Tobii Dynavox after spending eight years specializing in the implementation of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) within a school setting. She has prior experience as an educator assistant in elementary and intermediate special education. While at Tobii Dynavox, Leigh spent two years as a regional Sales consultant, working with clients ranging in age from infant to geriatric. Currently, Leigh is a Learning Consultant on the Learning Services team at Tobii Dynavox where she leads the Sales New Hire program in addition to developing and facilitating trainings and implementation resources. She also presents at local, national, and international conferences about AAC topics.

This event is offered for ASHA CEUs

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