Getting to Know GoTalk NOW

Session 1: 2014-01-24 3:30-4:30 at the Warehouse

  1. Vocabulary
  2. Terminology
  3. Editing
  4. Action Steps

Session 2: 2014-02-10 3:30-4:30 at The Warehouse

  • Using GoTalk NOW to make communication tools

Session 3: 2014-02-26 3:30-4:30 at the Warehouse

  • Using GoTalk NOW to make teaching/learning tools




Session 1

What is It?

  • iPad App from Attainment Company (maker of GoTalks)
  • very easy to use (and powerful) activity authoring - useful for AAC and more
  • can use your photo, video, and music libraries on the iPad
  • switch scanning with external (bluetooth) switches and Use Screen as Switch

What Do I Need to Get Started?


What Are We Doing Today?

  • find an iPad buddy
  • Hello GoTalk NOW - what are all these buttons?
  • Books and Pages
  • make a Page (pg. 7)
  • make an Express Communication Page (pg. 21)
  • make a Scene Communication Page (pg. 23)
  • explore the free public gallery of premade templates

What Can I Do Next?

  • play around and build some Pages
  • if you want, play around with Player Settings
  • watch some videos from GoTalk NOW and (maybe) YouTube
  • play around and build some more Pages
  • download and use the Backup Utility for Windows
  • print some Pages for paper boards