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Want the AAC four letter word!

Want the AAC four letter word!

WANT and Communication WANT a four letter word!  So that got your attention.  I feel that WANT is one of the most overused words in AAC and speech therapy.  I would like to take a moment to get you thinking about WANT! Let’s think about want and functional early...
Individualized Vocabulary

Individualized Vocabulary

AAC Individualized for the individual! One Size DOES NOT fill all in AAC! As I set up AAC systems for my students, I started to wonder where these vocabularies came from. I kept hearing about “core language” and observed how most of our AAC programs use...
AAC Where to Start

AAC Where to Start

AAC:  Where do I start? One of the many things that I have learned working with children is the need to be flexible.  I might design what I feel is a “perfect” starting place for a child only to find out the level was to high or two low! So what do I look...