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Archived Webinar Series on AAC from AbleNet

AbleNet University has archived a 5-session webinar series from Spring 2013, on AAC Developing Participation.  Presenters Lesley E. Mayne, PhD, CCC-SLP & Sharon M. Rogers, Ph.D., CCC-SLP cover basics and implementation. 

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Establishing Core Vocabulary For Students "With Special Needs"


Carla Butorac describes how to begin with core vocabulary, starting with a single word. She also describes and demonstrates some core vocabulary apps.

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Captioned Version

There is a well captioned version of this video available on the universalsubtitles.org website.

77 Seconds on Core Vocabulary


Freddy presents 77 seconds on core vocabulary. What is it and how can the words be organized to help students read complex text?

A rich vocabulary is essential to success with complex texts. English has an enormous number of words—approximately 300,000 active words. But all of these words don't carry the same weight.

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The Language Stealers


As part of the Radiowaves Street Life project, funded by Youth In Action for the British Council, and with additional funding from Co Durham Youth Opportunity Scheme, animator Vivien Peach working with us at Henderson House, Chilton. We made Language Stealers to promote our 'Equality Without Words?' campaign and the language boards of core words we are making. 

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Web and IT Accessibility Policies in Higher Education

Thursday, June 13, 2013
11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

EASI presents University of Washington specialists who will describe their accessibility policies and practices.

The archived webinar and materials consider:

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Core Vocabulary Across Everyday Settings

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013
9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern

The right vocabulary selection can enable an individual using AAC to communicate and interact throughout the day, where ever they go, and with a variety of partners.

This archived webinar illustrates why core vocabulary is so valuable. The right vocabulary selection can enable an individual using AAC to communicate and interact throughout the day, where ever they go, and with a variety of partners.

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AAC Developing Participation: Part 1: Getting Started

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
10 am Pacific, 1 pm Eastern

AbleNet University presents the first of a 5 part series on AAC.

The purpose of Part 1: Getting Started is designed to help practitioners and parents answer the question, “What am I supposed to do?” Drs.

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Use of Assistive Technology in Early Intervention

From the Association of University Centers on Disabilities - April 4, 2012, there is a 60 minute webinar, The Use of Assistive Technology in Early Intervention, presented by Philippa H. Campbell on March 27, 2012, and now available online.

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