ECHO AAC is designed to connect individuals who use AAC, families, speech-language pathologists, teachers, occupational therapists, social workers, and other team members to support knowledge sharing. The ECHO model is designed to recognize the expertise in every member of the ECHO team to maximize outcomes for individuals who use AAC.
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Project ECHO ® is a lifelong learning and guided practice model that is designed to build capacity of individuals around the state to provide evidence-based services. The heart of the ECHO model is its hub-and-spoke knowledge-sharing networks. Hub and spoke knowledge-sharing networks create a learning loop:
• Community providers learn from specialists.
• Community providers learn from each other.
• Specialists learn from community providers as best practices emerge