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Disability in Cyberspace

Posted August 28, 2013 in Communicators in Action

Imagine, if you will, a world where people with disabilities are not limited by the speed of communication, where they can shop, pay bills, work, and even receive a world class education, without the need of letting people know they have a disability. This sounds like a distant and unattainable utopia, but I would argue that with the abilities of the internet, we are living in the infancy of such a world.

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All About Me!

Posted August 26, 2013 in What's New!

New lesson plans and materials have just been added!

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Model, Model, Model

Posted August 21, 2013 in Making AAC Work

An important part of teaching an AAC device user is modeling language for them. This can be done in a variety of ways, and by a variety of people. There is no way a young child can learn to speak if no one is modeling language for them.

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Bingo Games

Posted August 19, 2013 in What's New!

New Bingo games are now available to help teach action words and prepositions.

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Creating an AAC Diary

Posted August 14, 2013 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Our Colorado consultant shares a tip on creating an AAC Diary.

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AAC is a Bridge, Not a Path

Posted August 7, 2013 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Hi! My name is Kim Thompson. I am an Occupational Therapist by training and a mom of four by blessing. I have had the pleasure of working with both adults and children with disabilities for many years. When I became the mom of a child with a speech disorder however, I truly began to understand what putting it all into practice meant.

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