AAC Professional Development Trainings

  • As part of an effort to provide on-going support for students utilizing augmentative communication, our team of specialists will be conducting virtual training sessions on specific AAC communication tools and topics.  Participants will gain general knowledge related to the communication system.  Please note that these workshops are not student-specific.   

  • Winter 2021 Workshops

     

    January 14, 2021 - General AAC & Language

    February 3, 2021 - Understanding Communication, Language & Processing Disorders for the Teacher, Para, and LDTC

    February 11, 2021 - Proloquo2Go Advanced (iPad)*

    February 26, 2021 - GoTalk NOW (iPad)*

    March 8, 2021 - AAC Specifically for the ParaProfessional: Part 1

    March 11, 2021 - Aided and Unaided Low-Tech AAC

    March 15, 2021 - AAC Specifically for the Paraprofessional: Part 2

    April 1, 2021 - TouchChat (iPad)*

    April 12, 2021 - How to Support Families with Children who use AAC

    April 22, 2021 - GoTalk NOW (iPad)*

    May 7, 2021 - TouchChat (iPad)*

    May 13, 2021 - How to Support Families with Children who use AAC

    June 4, 2021 - AAC Specifically for the ParaProfessional: Part 1

    June 10, 2021 - GoTalk NOW (iPad)*

    June 14, 2021 - AAC Specifically for the Paraprofessional: Part 2

     

    9am - 11am

    Classes will be held Virtually via Zoom

    *You will need access to the device/app in order to participate effectively in workshops marked with an asterisk.

  • Register by filling out the form below.

    The cost for each workshop is $75.00, payable by Purchase Order or Personal Check*.

    Checks can be mailed to:

    Bergen County Special Services - Educational Enterprises 
    Attn:  Betsy Reeves 
    540 North Farview Avenue - 3rd Floor
    Paramus, NJ  07652

    *Please indicate the workshop name/date on your check.

    For more information, please contact:

    Cynthia Mills at cynmil@bergen.org

    or

    Grisel Espinosa at griesp@bergen.org