Ready, Set, Speak!
Ready, Set, Speak! is a website with the purpose of teaching autistic children to verbalize correctly uses tactics such as Verbal Imitation and Applied Behavior Analysis. It is being developed by team members who initially conceived the idea with their FLL team. The website displays videos of team members pronouncing basic words and a mirror function so the user can imitate the mouth movements. Videos are filtered through different categories of words. The team is partnering with various professionals, including the District Behaviorist Lisa McKay, Director of Alpine Learning Group Bridget Taylor, and Principal of Alpine Learning Group Kate Britton. Marketing plans are in discussion.