Proloquo2Go is one of the most popular augmentative and alternative communication apps for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. CBS’s 60 Minutes featured the impact of this app on communication for individuals with autism and their families. We embedded the video in the post for easy viewing.
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[email protected] seminars 2011-2012: Register now!
We’re gearing up for another school year of innovative [email protected] seminars in MontrÃ©al, QuÃ©bec! Our [email protected] seminar series is designed to further your knowledge in the area of AAC, assistive technologies and mobile learning with the goal helping your child (or student) with his/her learning or communication needs.
Learning: Is There an App For That? – A New Report on Mobile Learning and Young Children
“Learning: Is There an App for That?, aÂ new report by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center (sponsored by the Sesame Workshop), and funded by the US Department of Education presents some interesting findings for the future of mobile devices and educational apps for young children.Â The report is in three parts: Part one: new trends in smart […]
Winter 2011 dates for [email protected] seminar series
We have new dates for our [email protected] seminar series for Winter 2011 in January! Keep a look out for information on the series in the December issue ofÂ Montreal Families. These seminars will take place at the Atwater Library. You canÂ register on-line now or feel free to call us for more information. We look forward to […]
So How Do You Know When Your Child Needs a Speech Device?
LovethatMax is a great blog from a parent’s perspective. Here is a link to aÂ great post on making the decision to try an augmentative communication device and ending up with the iPad and Proloquo2Go. Definitely worth reading. “We jumped on theÂ iPad and the Proloquo2Go app. They’ve been amazing; … Oh, and Max’s speech? It is […]
Parents Turn to iPad for Speech Therapy – WSJ.com
We’re not having to fight to prove to people that she is a smart little girl anymore, because it’s there once they see her using the iPad,” said Caleigh’s mother, Holly Gray, who said her daughter can use the tablet to identify colors or ask to go outside. The iPad is getting increased recognition as […]
inov8 Educational Consulting now a Proloquo2Go Resource Center
inov8 Educational Consulting is proud to be listed as a Canadian Resource Center for Proloquo2Go. inov8 Educational Consulting offers parent and school seminars along with individualized consultations with augmentative communication applications such as Proloquo2Go. Proloquo2Go by AssistiveWare is an innovative, fully customizable augmentative communication application that has been developed for the iPhone, iPod and iPad. […]
Low tech recommendations to improve organizational skills for students with learning disabilities
Where’d I put that? What’s my homework assignment? I can’t remember… Where’s my textbook? I have no idea… My teacher didn’t give any homework! (how many times have you heard THAT one) Where do I start? How do I start? It should be somewhere in my desk…or maybe in my backpack… Sound familiar? As a […]