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Sunday, January 27, 2013

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center: 2 AAC Presentations (Nashville, TN)

Presentation: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Assistive Technology for Students With Disabilities -- The Legal Ins and Outs 
Erin Richardson
Co-Director for Advocacy, Special Education Advocacy Center

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/One Magnolia Circle Building
For location and maps, click here.
Open to everyone. No fee. Registration required. May attend presentation without attending Friday’s Workshop.

Workshop: Friday, April 12, 2013, 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
AAC Assessment: Making the Match 
(Registration by Friday, April 5: $175 professionals, $50 students/parents. $125)
Karen Casey, M.A., CCC-SLP

This workshop examines components of AAC assessment and how to link findings to interventions for children with all types of disabilities that will lead to meaningful outcomes. Participants will view video of student cases and discuss observations and next steps. Workshop includes iPad benefits and limitations, apps, accessories, resources, and implementation ideas. A DVD with assessment resources, articles, and tools will be provided.

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/One Magnolia Circle Bui)lding
For location and maps, click here.
For speech-language pathologists, special educators, other professionals in related fields, students, parents, and family members. * May attend workshop without attending Thursday’s presentation. This workshop will be offered for .6 ASHA CEU’s (intermediate level; professional area).
Register HERE

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