[R-0143] S3. Child Development

Citation: Early Childhood Education and Training Program. (2017). AAC systems: Reilly’s story. Video. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDX3CLcKlQI [or go to the YouTube site and enter “Early Childhood AAC Systems Story” in the search window].

Abstract: In this 3:30-minute video, parents and a speech therapist share the various augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems Reilly uses, including the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), as well as an electronic speech generating device.

Integration: The information presented in this video fits well with content presented in any course within an early childhood program.

Content Focus: Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC); Child Development; Dynavox; Electronic Speech Generating Device; Families; Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS); Speech Therapy

Notes: For more information on the Dynavox Augmentative Communication device mentioned in this video, have students watch the 6:26 minute video Tobii Dynavox Augmentative Communication Devices.