Wednesday, January 18, 2023

MonTECH Assistive Technology Training Series 2022-23 (virtual training)

Each month we will feature a different assistive technology (AT) training from MonTECH. These virtual trainings will be from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. Two OPI renewal units will be provided for each training. Registration will open for each training ~ 30 days prior. 

You can register for upcoming trainings here

April 18: Communication Supports Part 2  (emphasis on high tech/apps)

We will be discussing communication apps and when and how to use them. We will compare different apps and the features of each. We will also discuss feature matching a student to an app or device. 


May 16th: Setting Yourself Up For Success with Communication

If you’re new to working with students who use communication devices, then this is the training for you! First, we’ll review some basic principles of AAC so you feel confident supporting your students. Next, we will discuss different features of the device, including access options, and talk about how to get buy-in from the whole team. Throughout the training, we’ll highlight how to keep communication fun and engaging.