Training Type: Implementation Workshop
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 Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to:
Check-in begins at 8:15 am
Location: Olathe School District
Instructional Resource Center - Room A
14090 S. Black Bob Road
Olathe, KS 66062
Contact: Andrew Lewis
Participants are expected to be present for the entire program.
Course Content Level: Introductory
ASHA CEUs: 0.25
Date & Time: Thursday, May 30, 2019 08:45 AM - 11:30 AM CT
Location:Olathe SD - Instructional Resource Center 14090 S. Black Bob Road, Olathe, Kansas 66062, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: 55
Presenter: Karen Rodgers
Karen Rodgers M.S., CCC-SLP has many years of experience in the rehabilitation setting providing assessment, therapy, and consultation to pediatrics and adults with wide variety of diagnoses and disorders. A primary focus for practice includes the area of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and supporting her patients’ successful communication. Karen is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services Team where she develops and conducts internal and customer trainings, creates implementation resources, and presents at conferences about AAC topics.