Video of the Week: Alternate Pencils
Despite their differences, one thing that many people who use AAC have in common is their need for additional supports to develop strong literacy skills. In today’s featured video, Dr. Karen Erickson, of the Center on Literacy and Disability Studies, introduces the concept of alternate pencils and discusses ways in which teachers, therapists, and families can begin using them to provide alphabet access to people with cognitive or physical disabilities.
Direct Link to Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1WgtZClfL8&feature=youtu.be
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This post was written by Carole Zangari