Let's Get Talking: Using AAC in the Classroom PM SESSION - Event Information
Event Date and Time
90 Lawton Ln
Milton, PA 17847
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.
Date: November 14, 2023
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Act 48: 3.0 hours will be awarded
Target Audience: Special education teachers, regular education teachers, paraeducators, related service staff
Registration is open for this event until Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 11:00 am.