AAC LANGUAGE SEMINAR SERIES:Picturing Language:A ?How-to? Workshop
Start: Thursday, October 24, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (UTC)
Toronto , Ontario M4G 1R8
The AAC Language Seminar provides an in-depth, research-based discussion on language development and core vocabulary as it pertains to AAC and its various clinical populations -- including individuals with alternate access methods, severe cognitive challenges, and autism. The language seminar presents techniques for representing the abstract words of core vocabulary and strategies for using AAC in the classroom. Bloom?s Taxonomy and the role of motor planning are discussed. Videos of AAC users will be used throughout the seminar. A hands-on tutorial with the software provides participants with a basis for using and assessing with the Unity? language system.