AAC Talks 2024 - Elevating Voices: Empowerment Through AAC

Welcome to AAC Talks Spring 2024 Web Conference!

AAC Talks Spring 2024 - Elevating Voices Empowerment Through AAC logo


8:45 am - 10:00 am 

Keynote - Turning Up the Volume: AAC Users Are Changing the Playlist in the Community
Presenters: Tina Moreno and Mateo Moreno


10:15 am - 11:15 am

2A - All Write: Science-Based Explicit Instruction for Students Who Use AAC
Presenter: Janet Sturm
2B - Get to the Core with Core Vocabulary
Presenter: Stacey Raijski
2C - Communication Planning
Presenters: Lea Sheffield, Emily Burger, and Lori Milcic


11:30 am  - 12:30 pm

3A - Resources, Gripping Games, and Amazing Apps for AAC Implementation
Presenters: Rachel Smolen, and Jennifer Murphy
3B - Modeling Language for Students Who Use Communication Devices
Presenter: Kristin Tachoir
3C - ACCESS your world: computer controls and AAC
Presenters: Amanda Samperi, and Becca Hoke


1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

4A - Beyond Modeling: Unleashing Potential with Systematic Language Intervention for Complex Communicators
Presenter: Amanda Soper
4B - Writing Between the Lines: Exploring Communication Through Written Expression
Presenters: Jason Gonzalez, and Nora Connell
4C - Increasing Engagement & Communication with EZ Tech Tools & Strategies
Presenter: Cindy Richardson


2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

5A - Empowering Communication Through CS and STEM
Presenters: Andrea Zern, and Dana Vermilya
CANCELED- 5B - AAC for Math Access & Participation
Presenter: Chelly Ney-Shaffer
5C - Empowering Classroom Communication with Multi-Modal Supports
Presenters: Andrea King, and Melanie Gylling