Let’s Talk AAC Blog: Stories and Strategies for Success

PRC consultants and other AAC Professionals share stories of strategies and success.

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Let's Go!

Posted April 24, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Is it Spring Break yet?! Because I am ready to GO! One of the many ways we used our Core Word of Week “Go” this week.

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Better

Posted April 18, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

We were cleaning out a used fish tank my brother had lent my oldest son Knox. Knox wanted to spend his birthday money on two aquatic turtles and begin a new hobby with a freshwater tank.

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Big Box of Core-Make Your Own!

Posted April 11, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Hello Core and AAC lovers! As promised, let’s talk about core word toys so you can make your own big box of core to enhance your AAC Language Lab lesson plan.

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If you’re ‘appy and you know it…

Posted April 5, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

After 2 years of swearing she wouldn’t be getting anything like this until she was at least 10 years old (I know I’m an idiot) I recently did the unthinkable and bought a tablet for our little girl.

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Communication Device Use During Special Area Classes

Posted April 4, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

In attempts to encourage the use of a communication device in a variety of environments with various communication partners, many students take their devices to Special Area Classes (e.g. music, art, library, PE, and computer).

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Jumping Right In: A CF's Journey to Loving AAC

Posted March 14, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Hi fellow AAC lovers! My name is Jessica Steiner and I am so excited to start blogging for AAC Language Lab.

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Hey Lady! Nice Moustache!

Posted March 7, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

It’s not often that I am speechless when working alongside our device users.

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HELP! These Teenagers are Too Cool For This Therapist!

Posted February 14, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

What do I do? Suddenly I found myself with a caseload of teenage girls who are much cooler than I ever was.

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Noun: Expectation; Plural Nouns: Expectations

Posted February 7, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Noun: expectation; plural nouns: expectations A belief that someone will or should achieve something.

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Too Cool for Therapy

Posted January 10, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success

Help! These teenagers are too cool for this therapist! What do I do? Suddenly I found myself with a caseload of teenage girls who are much cooler than I ever was.

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