Session 4B - Implementing Eye-Gaze Technology for Communication and Learning

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

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Eye Gaze Technology for Emergent Communicators​

Speakers: Ashlyn Hudson and Patrick Brune (Tobii DynaVox)​

Session Description:
Explore important considerations for emergent communicators using gaze selection to access communication and learning both at home and in the classroom. Learn why setting expectations and exploration are important in successfully supporting their communication and learning abilities.  

Speaker Bios:
Ashlyn Hudson MOT, M.Ed. is an experienced educator and therapist serving as a special education teacher, transition specialist, and special education administrator.  More recently she has worked as an occupational therapist in both school and home health settings. She now serves as Learning Consultant for Tobii Dynavox, presenting internationally on educational and AAC topics.

Patrick Brune, M.S., CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist and has provided assessment, therapy, and consultation services for children and adults with severe speech and language disabilities for over 30 years. He worked as a clinical supervisor for Queens College, in New York, and as a related service provider for the NYC Department of Education. Patrick is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services team, providing implementation support and workshops