For the past two years, Abigail has worked with Susan Norwell at Rett University building her skills to help others including families, teachers and therapists. She has expertise in Tobii Communicator 4 and 5 as well as recently completed the Grid 3 Expert course.
Kristi’s passion lies in supporting students and adults in core academics, integrating the use of augmentative communication and technology in the classroom and at home and supporting the development of reading and writing in students with complex needs. She is known for her excellent rapport with parents, colleagues and the many students she has taught.
B.S. Varying Exceptionalities; M.A. Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Intellectual Disabilities
Kourtney’s passion for serving students with complex needs began at home at a very young age with her older sister Kristi. Kristi has Rett syndrome and is 50 years old and being Kristi's younger sister has shaped every part of Kourtney’s life as well as her teaching philosophy.
As a teacher in a main stream primary school, Callie is very well versed with strong knowledge and understanding of the U.K. curriculum and has consulted with schools and families to adapt curriculum to meet the needs of AAC users so they can study alongside their peers.