|Legal rights:||PODD© is a registered trademark of ©2014 Gayle Porter.|
|Using and training PODD:||
Rules for the use of and teaching PODD:
|Reading about and obtaining PODD:||
PODD at CPEC www.cpec.org.au/podd.html (English)
Handouts about PODD from ISAAC-International: www.lindaburkhart.com (English)
Introduction to Gayle Porters work with PODD: www.isaac.no/fagstoff (Norwegian) Inspiration and practical experience with PODD: www.podd.dk (Danish/Norwegian)
Danish edition; 2 CD’s + printed theory book.
Obtaining PODD (in US/Canada)
PODD templates for Printed Books are designed as BoardMaker files need BoardMaker to read, edit or print the templates. These files use the PCS images. Users must obtain Boardmaker v. 5 or higher + Addendum libraries.. They are also compatible with BoardMaker Studio and BoardMaker Online. BoardMaker and/or the PODD templates
PODD printed books and electronic file page sets can be created and use from sim PODD. The app allows both printing and electronic use from an iPad. These files use the SymbolStix symbol images. Information on the APP and can be downloaded off the Apple Store
PODD Electronic Page Sets can be downloaded from
Jabbla Techonlogy - this requires the MIND EXPRESS app in order to open up the PODD page sets. The symbols use on these page sets are the PCS symbols. Information on Mind Express compatible PODD
Smartbox Assistive Technology - this requires the GRID app in order to open the PODD page sets. The symbols used on these page sets are the PCS Symbols.
Information on GRID compatible PODD pages
Gayle Porter is a Speech Pathologist with more than 30 years hands-on experience working with people who have complex communication needs. Gayle works at CPEC (Cerebral Palsy Education Centre) in Melbourne, Australia.
She has developed the Pragmatic Organisation Dynamic Display (PODD) communication books and page sets for speech generating devices.