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SPAA 2014 October Conference 

We are pleased to be welcoming SEAN SWEENEY, CCC-SLP to SPAA 2014.  The conference will be held at the Best Western Spectacle Lake in Dartmouth, NS. Rooms are available for reservation at a special rate. Please quote SPAA Reservation when making your reservation.  


When:  October 24th, 2014

Where:  Best Western Spectacle Lake, Dartmouth, NS

Who:  Sean Sweeney, CCC-SLP

Sean Sweeney, MS, MEd, CCC-SLP, is a speech-language pathologist and technology consultant working in private practice at The Ely Center in Newton, MA. Sean spent over a decade in the public school setting serving in the roles of SLP and instructional technology specialist. His blog was inspired by the combination of those complementary vocations and a desire to empower those in his field to employ technology in their work. Sean currently consults to and presents for local and national organizations on technology integration in speech and language interventions. He is a frequent presenter at ASHA and has participated as a speaker at the regional Social Thinking® Providers’ Conferences. Sean is a regular columnist forThe ASHA Leader. His blog, SpeechTechie, won the 2010 Best New Edublog Award and was a finalist in the Best Ed Tech Blog category in 2011, 2012 and 2013. 

Click here for more information and to register!  

An iPad will be a special end-of-day door prize!  Thank you to Johnson's Inc. for providing this amazing tool!