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This week’s assistive technology post covers reading and writing tools. As always, if you have a resource you’d like to share, please post it in the comments.

Reading/Writing Tools – Helps struggling readers process overwhelming amounts of information – Scales vocabulary via copy and paste – Free text to speech – Online library for those with print disabilities – Audio books – Practice reading comprehension – Works on iPad and Chrome – Assists in writing across multiple platforms – Read Write for Google Chrome – Text to speech for those with visual disabilities
Kurzweil EDU – National Center on Accessible Education Materials

Tech Solutions for Dyslexia – Missouri HB2379 establishes a Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia and requires schools to test for dyslexia beginning in 2018-2019 school year and provide reasonable classroom support. – Wolfner Library, audio books

Mike Marrota – Info on chromebooks and assistive technology
Jamie Martin – Assistive technology solutions for dyslexia

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