October 2011

Accessible Instruction Pledge

October 27, 2011 — Gayl Bowser

I just took the Accessible Instruction pledge.  I hope you will too.

Accessible Instruction Pledge

I pledge to do my part to bring accessible instruction to all students. By completing this form, I pledge that at every opportunity I will...

Put Me In Coach! - Coaching Strategies for AT Implementation

October 2, 2011 — Gayl Bowser

AT the Closing the Gap Conference this year, I'll be doing a preconference workshop called "Put Me In Coach!" where we will spend the day talking about how we choose the support strategies that we use in our AT practice.  There's a lot about Coaching, but we'll also be discussing the essential elements of Consultation and Collaboration. I'm particularly interested in how we decide whether to act as a consultant, to collaborate with an educator or family to increase AT implementation or whether a coaching approach is the best option.