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IL STATEWIDE - AAC Assessment Series w/Heather Miller & Kathleen Post

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11/9/18
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None
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8:30 AM CDT – 3:00 PM CDT (Time Zone Sensitive)
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ISBE Grant Trainings
DATE: NOVEMBER 9, 2018 ~ ~ MARCH 8, 2019**************************************** Registration DAY 1: 8:00am. Workshop: 8:30am to 3:00pm******************** See 2nd Page of Flyer for Schedule********************* Who Should Attend: T This session is designed for AT teams - Any combination of the following: SLPs; OTs; Sp. Ed. Teachers; PTs; Social Workers and Administrator.***************** What Is It? This presentation will discuss the augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) assessment process within the education environment. Participants will compare features of current mobile technology apps and dedicated speech generating devices and examine the benefits of matching the technology to the student rather than matching the student to the technology. The steps of an AAC assessment will be outlined & discussion will focus on evaluation models, tools, formats and recommendations. Participants will walk away with the knowledge necessary to make decisions that best support a student’s communication needs within the classroom. *********NOTE: REGISTRATION IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE WORKSHOP***********(*APPROVED FOR ASHA CREDITS -- 100% ATTENDANCE REQUIRED)
LASALLE COUNTY SPECIAL EDUCATION -- LEASE
1009 Boyce Memorial Drive, Ottawa, IL 61350
Attachments: 4-Heather M & Kathleen P Flyer Nov-9 - March-8-19-ASHA-10-26.pdf (952.9k)
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IL STATEWIDE - AAC Assessment Series w/Heather Miller & Kathleen Post