This training analyzes current research and best practice in shared reading and Augmentative and Alternative Communication. Participants will leave with a more in-depth understanding of how to support children with complex communication needs while developing their emergent literacy skills. The presentation will also examine the ways to build a shared reading program utilizing various AAC systems or tools.
Presenters: Christy Butler, Ed.S, CCC-SLP Anne Kuhlmeier, M.A., CCC-SLP, ATP
Time: 9:00-11:00 am Pacific / 10:00 am-12:00 pm Mountain
1. Identify Components of Shared Reading
2. Identify possible materials to use during shared reading activities
3. Identify coaching techniques to assist/train others on implementing shared reading