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AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) 2017-18


Alison Pentland
Speech-Language Pathologist
/AAC Specialist

Alison received her master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from San Jose State University after participating in the Augmentative and Alternative Communication in Educational Settings grant. Since then she has focused her career on Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) assessment and treatment and has worked with individuals from age two through adulthood. She is a firm believer that students can meet, and most likely exceed, expectations when they are given the opportunity to do so and provided the appropriate supports. She promotes evidence-based techniques and strategies to increase communication and participation in social interactions and academic instruction.  Alison describes herself as an AAC enthusiast and has a deep passion for the students with whom she works.


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