Frankie Lemmon School intensely focuses on the development of communication skills. Our portfolio of techniques and technologies used include:
Electronic Learning Devices: Each classroom is equipped with iPads and a SMART Board.
Custom Programmed Voice-Output Devices: Big Mack single switch device for short phrases; Compartmentalized Communicator for combination object/picture/voice relationships; TechTalk , TechSpeak, and Seven-Level Communicator devices using Boardmaker symbols provide increasing number of objects and choices as skills improve.
Computerized Voice-Output Devices: using a range of male, female, adult, and child voices; Proloquo2Go Application used with an iPad, customized for each child’s needs.
Low-tech Learning Tools: Picture symbols are used extensively in each classroom and each child who needs one has a customized individual picture communication book created for his or her unique learning needs.