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Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Webinar - Communication Technology for Toddlers

Communication Technology for ToddlersWednesday, February 18th • 10:00AM
Training Type: Webinar
Location: Blackboard Collaborate Webinar Platform
Presenters: Jamie Crum, Med, ECSE, has over 22 years experience removing barriers for individuals with complex communication, physical access and developmental disabilities. He has presented at international and local conferences on assistive technology, education and augmentative alternative communication (AAC) systems. Jamie strives to find creative solutions for families, support staff, and programs as they support individuals with complex communication needs.
This training webinar will address the following questions:

What is AAC, Alternative and Augmentative Communication?

What technologies are available to help young children?

What prerequisite skills are required for young children to benefit from an AAC system?

What can I do with this Ipad/Android Tablet to help my child communicate?

Is funding for Speech Generating Devices (SGD) available? 

Where can I get an AAC Evaluation?

Attendee InformationThe Ability Tools provides real-time captioning for all webinars. If you need additional accommodation(s) to participate in an Ability Tools training or event, requests must be made no later than two weeks prior to the training or event by emailing our program coordinator at or contacting 1-800-390-2699 or 1-800-900-0706 TTY.

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