Session 3B Empowering Features and New Resources

11:30 – 12:30
 
Speaker: Kirk Behnke (Prentke Romich Co.)
 
Handout
 
This session will provide an overview of features of “empowering” AAC software systems and eye-tracking technology. A user-friendly interface that incorporates popular and effective language programs (e.g. Unity and LAMP Words for Life on Accent devices) will be explored. A variety of new online resources designed to provide immediate support to teams will be also shared. 
 
Speaker Bio:  Kirk Behnke is the Central/East PA and Southern NJ regional consultant for Prentke Romich Company. He delivers professional development, technical assistance and learning opportunities regarding Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC), Assistive and Accessible Technologies, Accessible Educational Materials and Universal Design for Learning within the US and internationally. His passion is helping to facilitate excellence in learning for all, whether it is in a classroom or a presentation room.