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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Questions?!? FREE webinar 10/1

How many of your AAC users need help understanding, answering and asking questions? Turns out, they are not alone! Join in on this FREE, live webinar Tuesday, 10/1/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Pacific Time) hosted by Enablemart and presented by Mary Wilson, president of Laureate Learning Systems. 

It's true, this webinar is aimed at promoting the Laureate software QuestionQuest, but I would bet that all of us creative "speechies" out in the inter-web might be able to glean ideas and insights that w could relate to low-tech therapy'll never know unless you participate!

How to Help Students Who Have Difficulty Understanding, Answering and Asking Questions

Many students with language disorders have difficulty understanding, answering, and asking questions. These deficits contribute to problems with social and academic performance from kindergarten throughout the school years. Learn how QuestionQuest®, a three-level, research-based software series, can help students master understanding and answering common forms of questions (Who, What, Where, Why, How, With What, and Yes/No).

In this webinar, you will learn:

- How to help students understand, answer, and ask Wh- and Yes/No questions

- Current theory and research on question acquisition

- The training progression for teaching question understanding and answering

- Strategies for helping students ask questions

Registrants will receive a recording of the webinar to refer back to at their convenience. Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance for professional development purposes.

**Join us for the webinar and get 50% off your QuestionQuest Package purchase + a chance to win a FREE Package!


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