Bottom line: A text-only AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) app for those with speech disabilities. Easy to use and customize. The app comes with four Acapela voices, five keyboards, and text prediction that was based on an analysis of 9 million tweets — all of which can be adjusted to users' physical needs and abilities.
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Able AAC is another option for those who need an augmented or alternative communication option, including those with autism. There's even a FREE trial version to help evaluate the app for a particular individual's use. Just don't wait too long and miss the sale!
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A savvy reader alerted us to another great FREE AAC app! Grid Player is a great alternative and augmentative communication program. And this free AAC is loaded!
With four different board options and thousands upon thousands of symbols and photographs within those boards, the free version meets the needs of a wide variety of individuals, from the very young to older kids, and even adults. There are even many languages supported. It's a must-download for anyone who works with AAC or might someday work with AAC.
(Also check out our Featured Free and Reduced Apps 29th May including Dr. Seuss and Humf apps!)
Our recent reader survey revealed a lot of readers want more apps for speech-language, special education, and older kids. Since I am a speech-language pathologist who works with special needs kids, AND I have older kids, I’m joining the Good Free App of the Day team to help focus on these areas!
In celebration of the awesomeness that is Smart Apps for Kids and our milestone of 1 million pageviews in April, Saltillo Corporation has graciously shared two codes for their fully customizable high-powered AAC app TouchChat. With a library of 10,000 Symbolstix, four vocabularies, and excellent training and support, this is a superstar app for kids and adults alike.