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Let’s Get Talking: Using AAC in the Classroom

  • Define and give examples of core and fringe vocabulary.
  • Identify one way to engineer the classroom to promote use of core vocabulary.
  • Select appropriate vocabulary to target during speaking, reading and writing activities.

Important Session Information:

This implementation class will focus on using AAC in the classroom during speaking, reading and writing activities. Participants will learn about the importance of language development and core vocabulary, teaching methods to promote the use of core vocabulary across environments and strategies to engineer the classroom. In addition, participants will learn how to select target vocabulary for classroom activities based on language development principles. Methods for finding and teaching vocabulary will be covered, including icon tutor/word finder, vocabulary builder and write with icons. Finally, attendees will learn how to set up and deliver activities to foster communication. Practical examples and materials will be used throughout the class. The strategies presented will cover a range of communicative abilities and can be applied to a variety of language systems and communication devices.
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(2) Contact Hours
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Contact Person:
Teresa Clevidence
Teresa Clevidence
Date Time Location
9/8/2022 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hamilton County ESC - Conference Center
11083 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, 45231

11083 Hamilton Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45231

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