Category Archives: AAC

Review: Avaz FreeSpeech is a fantastic new learning tool! It’s our newest 5-star app!

Review: Avaz FreeSpeech is a fantastic new learning tool! It’s our newest 5-star app!

Bottom line: Avaz FreeSpeech is a powerful new app designed to help children of all learning levels and language abilities develop grammatically correct sentences using a simple building block method. A welcome addition for anyone with young writers that struggle with arranging sentences or who have a language impairment that makes it frustrating to communicate.… Continue Reading

Top App for AAC: Avaz Pro gets even better with new update! Save $100 for a limited time!

Top App for AAC: Avaz Pro gets even better with new update! Save $100 for a limited time!

    Bottom Line: Somehow, Avaz Pro has gotten even better. This full AAC app now includes the amazing content from Avaz Together, helping kids and adults learn Avaz and picture-based communication together. With great tips for communication as well as the incredible library of Avaz, this app is a fine way to help the right… Continue Reading

Aacorn AAC is celebrating Accessibility Awareness Day by giving away 5 codes (valued at $79.99ea)

The 21st of May is World Accessibility Awareness Day, and Aacorn AAC – The Intelligent Solution for Children with Autism, Apraxia, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, MS and Developmentally Delayed Speech are celebrating by not only reducing the price by 60% from $199.99 to just $79.99 – they have also given us 5 codes to give away!   Read… Continue Reading

Staff Review: SuperSpeak – easy-to-use AAC device with free trial

    Purpose of App: To provide an easy-to-use communication device that can be personalized with pictures and sound. Strengths: Clean, easy-to-use, simple interface. Great opening tutorial. Uses real pictures. Two week free trial to try before you buy. Weaknesses: No pre-loaded pictures making the initial set-up more time-consuming. Unable to build sentences. Higher price subscription for what… Continue Reading

Review: Revolutionary take on AAC with Avaz Together Parent-Child Communication App for Autism

    Bottom Line: A revolutionary augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) app and parent-training app all in one! It’s free for a week with no cost; continued access is available for an in-app subscription of $9.99 per month. This app is perfect for families, teachers and even speech-language pathologists to learn how the Avaz communication… Continue Reading

Featured App: Avaz Together helps parents help their kids learn AAC and communication!

Learning Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) can be an intimidating process for kids and parents. Not only do users have to learn how the app works, but also what is contained in all the folders and how to implement its use in daily life. Every learner likes a hand-hold and thankfully, Avaz, Inc. has reached… Continue Reading

Price Drop Alert! Save on Use2Talk AAC app, only $1.99!

Speech-language pathologists and asssistive technology specialists know how important it is to have a large variety of augmentative and assistive communication (AAC) options available. Everyone who needs AAC is different, and benefits from different features and options. So I get pretty excited when I see an AAC app that's been reduced in price like Use2Talk!… Continue Reading

Top App for Therapy: Create custom activities with iESLp!

  Bottom Line: This app is perfect for those who like to use the iPad to create materials for therapy. It requires a good amount of input from the user, though — don’t expect to sit down in a session without having prepared in advance for specific goals and objectives. But for those who want… Continue Reading

Top Pick App: Avaz Pro — AAC App for Autism (Augmentative Picture Communication Software for Children with Special Needs)

Avaz is an Award-winning, full-featured AAC app that helps non-verbal children communicate using symbols and voices. It is typically used by children with autism, cerebral palsy and speech-difficulties. – “Avaz App has a very clean presentation and is very intuitive to use.Would give it 10-out of-10 rating” – Jane Farrel, Speech Pathologist – “Wonderful wonderful… Continue Reading