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How to: Support AAC in Community Housing

There are lots of ways to encourage communication for non-speaking adults living in community housing. By the end of this lesson, you will be able to: 1. use visual supports in daily routines. 2. introduce AAC options on shared devices.…
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AAC Curriculum Resources

Learning an AAC system is like learning any language.  Students need to be immersed in their language for the best outcome.  It is important that the curriculum be adapted to the student’s AAC language.  Here is a list of some…
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AAC Light Tech – Device Backups and More

Light Tech Can Be the Right Tech Light Tech AAC can be the right solution in a number of different circumstances. It should not be seen as “less than” or less important than high tech AAC devices. For one thing,…
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AAC and Teletherapy

Since the pandemic, teachers and therapists have worked harder than ever before. It is not easy to make online AAC implementation fun and effective. We at TechOWL have the utmost respect for all of you! This post is meant to…
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Supporting AAC Users in the time of Covid-19: Resources for Teletherapy & More

Families, teachers, and therapists around the globe are working hard to make distance learning effective for all types of students.  What does this look like for students who use AAC?  The following list is based on a presentation given on…

ATIA 2022

Welcome! Thank you for joining us at ATIA 2022!  Here you will find resources and handouts from some of the TechOWL/AAC Community staff presentations and posters. AAC Users and Symbol Selection Poster Download Playground Communication Board Download Playground Board Terms…