AAC and literacy

  title={AAC and literacy},
  author={Orit E Hetzroni},
  journal={Disability and Rehabilitation},
  pages={1305 - 1312}
  • O. Hetzroni
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Disability and Rehabilitation
Purpose: To review current research on the use of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for prompting literacy in children with special educational needs. Method: Research studies relevant to emergent literacy and AAC use are reviewed. Studies focused on acquisition of literacy across various populations of children with special needs are reviewed. Results: Existing literature suggests that AAC may provide strategies and systems to compensate for impairments and disabilities of… Expand

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