Reducing Regression: Using Boardmaker Online for Extended School Year Services

Training Type: Boardmaker Software Family


Summer can be a difficult time for students with disabilities and their teachers. The momentum of learning during the school year is paused and many students regress in skills needed to progress in their IEP goals. Come learn how to use Boardmaker Online to keep students motivated and learning during the summer months.  Explore ways to create activities and activity sets that will keep students engaged in ESY or at home, and learn how to have summer progress data sent directly to the classroom teacher.

Learning Outcomes: Upon Completion of this session, participants should be able to:  Describe three important components of summer instruction, list two reasons to continue access to familiar activities during the summer, and identify three benefits of using Boardmaker Online for summer instruction.


This course will be offered for .1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional area)

ASHA CEUs will be available for this recording from May 24, 2017 – May 23, 2018.

Amber Dollar, M.Ed. is a seasoned educator with professional experience in a number of roles in the public schools including teacher, special education coordinator, transition specialist, and curriculum writer. She is currently an Education and Implementation Specialist at Tobii Dynavox.

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Financial Disclosure: Amber is a full-time employee at Tobii Dynavox.

Non-financial Disclosure: Amber has no relevant non-financial relationships.

Content Disclosure: Because of the unique characteristics of our product, this presentation will focus exclusively on the Boardmaker product line and will not include information about other communication or educational products.

1 hour

Amber Dollar, M Ed

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