Webinar - Using Boardmaker 7 in Primary & Post Primary Schools
Date: Thursday, 28 January 2021
Time: 3.30pm to 4.30pm
Venue: Online via Zoom
This is a complete special education platform that supports education, communication, access and social/emotional needs. At home, at school, or in a clinical practice, Boardmaker drives your student's success.
With Boardmaker you are able to create or edit activities for your students to help with communication, from basic low tech communication boards to interactive games and activities, Boardmaker 7 is the perfect tool to introduce a child to symbol communication.
Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) are used throughout boardmaker and represent words and phrases to help the learner achieve communication.
What's more Boardmaker consists of Reading Avenue, this is an all-inclusive, learn-to-read program for all students. Reading Avenue follows a path that builds foundational literacy skills with engaging topics and interactive instruction. Reading Avenue includes: 1,000 pre-made activities to teach reading, writing, letter & word sounds.
Boardmaker is split up into two products, Boardmaker Standard and Boardmaker Subscription.
With standard you have access to the software through a link indefinitely whereas with subscription you are registered for the specified period of one year or five years depending on your choice of subscription.
As well as using Boardmaker to create great resources for the classroom, the PCS symbols within Boardmaker 7 are a great communication tool and are widely used in leading AAC software such as Snap co
Bio - Michael Brazil
We are Safe Care Technologies, an Irish company based in Cork, and are the leading Assistive Technology suppliers in the Island of Ireland. We specialise in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), Assistive Technology, Cognition, Multi Sensory Rooms, Environmental Control and Mounting Solutions. We are Ireland's only reseller for worldwide brands such as Tobii Dynavox, Boardmaker, Rehadapt, Pretorian, Ablenet, Abilia and BJ Live AT. We work closely with families, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational
|Course date||28-01-2021 3:30 pm|
|End Date||28-01-2021 4:30 pm|
|Tutor - Speaker||Michael Brazil|
|Location||Online via Zoom|