Choosing an Assistive Communication Device and Apps

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Editor's Note: Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices and apps are a great help for children and adults with communication problems. At Anybody Want a Peanut, they've been testing devices and apps. They share the information they learned from their research with you. -Virginia

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Student with iPad by Brad Flickinger via Flickr

We have finally completed our AAC evaluation, selected a device and app, and have had two working sessions with an AAC specialist. Things are going well, though that will be the next post. Today, I want to tell you about the apps and devices we looked at during the evaluation process, and some quick notes on each.

Read more from Choosing an AAC Device: Part 2 at Anybody Want A Peanut?