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Switch skills to support early education and progress towards AAC

March 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Parents’ Evening Training

Date: Tuesday 10 March

Time: 8pm

Venue: The Thorpe Room, Garston Fire Station

with Lynsay McFarlane-Shaw, OT and Laurel Allen, SLT

This session will cover: play with switch toys, switches for simple
Voice Output and beyond, and apps for iPad/tablets and how to use them
for learning.

Lynsay and Laurel will discuss key considerations for using switches for
early cause & effect learning, to spark communication and developing
onto 2 switch use. A variety of switch types will be explored. Ideas
for home use will be included.

Also included will be alternatives to traditional or onscreen
keyboard access, with options on alternative keyboards and use of stylus
for iPad/tablet use.

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March 10
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Thorpe Room, Garston Fire Station
530 St Albans Rd
Watford,WD24 7RXUnited Kingdom
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