Pragmatics: The importance of pragmatic skills and how to facilitate development throughout the day
April 20, 2023 (Thursday)
Presented by Liz Fales and Betsy Moog Brooks
Children who are deaf or hard of hearing often lack the language and communication skills necessary to be appropriate conversational partners.
This session will provide professionals, parents, and other caregivers, with an understanding of why pragmatic skills are a challenge for these children. Strategies for supporting pragmatic skill development in school or at home will be shared. Targeted for children preschool through elementary years.
Financial: Ms. Fales and Dr. Brooks are employees of the Moog Center and receive salaries for their work.
Nonfinancial: The presenters have no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.