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Picture Communication Symbols: A Foundation Across Lite and High-Tech AAC (1A005)


Tobii Dynavox Picture Communication Symbols® (PCS) are a collection of symbol-based visual supports used by millions of students and adults for over 30 years to understand and structure the world around them. PCS is a staple in many Tobii Dynavox solutions by providing continuity of symbols in communication, adapting classroom curriculum, and supporting participation in home, school, and work settings. Learn how to utilize PCS in its various capacities, supporting your learning environment for all types and ages of learners in lite-tech and high-tech solutions from Tobii Dynavox.

Learning Outcomes:

- 1.Describe two characteristics of Picture Communication Symbols.

- 2. State two implementation strategies for using PCS across lite-tech and high-tech communication systems.

- 3. Describe two ways PCS provides communication and learning support through home and school settings.

Presenter: Caroline Gaddy, MFA, MA, CCC-SLP. This content was developed by a team of professionals with experience in learning design, AAC, education, and speech-language pathology.

Disclosures:Financial Disclosure: Caroline is an employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Caroline is on the board of the Disability Caucus of ASHA. Content Disclosure: Because of the unique characteristics of our product, this presentation will focus exclusively on the Tobii Dynavox product line and will not include information about other communication or educational products. Disclaimer: ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

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