Bite-Size Summer Learning Series: Functional Communication Training -- More Than Use Your Words Virtual - 25831

Do you have 90 minutes? Then join us this summer as we offer a series of online mini sessions on evidence-based strategies that will help you improve student learning. The intended outcome is that participants will increase their repertoire of learning strategies that have been shown to be effective for learners with unique learning needs.

Functional communication training (FCT) is an evidence-based practice that can be used to replace interfering behaviors with more appropriate and effective communicative behavior. FCT is often referenced as an intervention to interfering behavior, but may not be used correctly. Replacing challenging behavior with communication is not as simple as just saying "use your words." We must use a systematic approach to teach an appropriate communication skill.
Schedule & Location
7/14/2020 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Teacher - Special Education, Charter School Personnel, Paraprofessionals, Speech Therapists
Session 49040
Fee None
Seats Left 1 Wait list
T-TESS 2.3,3.2,4.3

Registration Deadline 7/14/2020
Credit Type Continuing Professional Education
Duration 01:30

Michael Tucker ESC Region 11, Katie Adams, CCC-SLP ESC Region 11

Michael Tucker

For assistance contact:

Michael Tucker
Team Lead, Behavior
(817) 740-7586

Katie Adams

For assistance contact:

Katie Adams
Special Education Specialist, Speech Language Pathology