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Overview

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In this 90-minute class on augmentative alternative communication (AAC), participants will learn about the basics of speech and language development and the role of AAC in this process. Additionally, the definition and importance of core and fringe vocabulary will be discussed and demonstrated. The class will conclude by reviewing the benefits of organizing vocabulary in such a way that motor plans for words, automaticity and speed can develop. This foundational class will set the stage for AAC intervention that focuses on language acquisition in addition to communication.


This class is intended for anyone interested in learning about the fundamentals of AAC.

                                                                                                                                                                                            

Learner Outcomes

  1. state the connections between early speech and language development and AAC
  2. explain the difference between core and fringe vocabulary
  3. describe why motor planning is critical when organizing vocabulary and language on an AAC system


Agenda

5 minutes - Introduction

15 minutes - Early Speech & Language Development and the Role of AAC

20 minutes - Vocabulary Selection: Core and Fringe Vocabulary

20 minutes - Motor Planning

20 minutes - Language System Review

10 minutes - Summary and Questions


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Session Dates:

  • In-Person with Jason Smith in Boise, ID
    August 17, 2022 : 8:00 am - 9:30 am MDT




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