Tag Archives: reading

Book: Looking for Heros

http://www.ispeech.org My name is Aidan. I am a high schooler in Raleigh, North Carolina. I am also dyslexic. Dyslexia is a neurologic disorder that impairs reading. Reading quickly and accurately is often the key to success in school. Without it, … Continue reading

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Pictello meets Tar Heel Reader | AssistiveWare

http://www.ispeech.org Ever heard of Tar Heel Reader? It’s a wonderful collection of free books on a wide range of topics, founded by the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies. Many schools use the stories for early literacy teaching. The stories can … Continue reading

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Reading Focus Cards | Focus on Reading and Learning

Text to Speech Voices  The Reading Focus Cards isolate 1 or 2 lines of text AND block out more surrounding text than any other reading aids available.  Their optional colored filters (included) can also help decrease visual stress sometimes caused by … Continue reading

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Dyslexia font: Experience the ease of reading – Dyslexie font

http://www.ispeech.org The Dyslexia font makes reading easy and enjoyable for people with dyslexia. Experience the ease of reading and try the test now. Source: Dyslexia font: Experience the ease of reading – Dyslexie font

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FingerReader | Fluid Interfaces

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechThe FingerReader is a wearable device that assists in reading printed text. It is a tool both for visually impaired people that require help with accessing printed text, as well as an aid for language translation. Wearers scan a text … Continue reading

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MeeGenius!

http://www.ispeech.org Get the  #1 App for Children’s Books. Read along technology. (For FREE!) via MeeGenius! .

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2013 Summer Reading Contest. Start Now! | Bookshare Blog

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech       Calling all Bookshare U.S. Student Members with Individual Memberships!  Are you looking for a fun and rewarding summer reading activity? It’s time for our fifth annual summer reading event…the Catch Up on Summer Reading Contest! via … Continue reading

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Assistive Technology Tools for Reading

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechProvides an overview of some helpful reading tools for the computer and their uses for students in the classroom via Assistive Technology Tools for Reading. – YouTube.

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Genius Scan – PDF Scanner

http://www.ispeech.org Genius Scan turns your iPhone into a pocket scanner. It enables you to quickly scan documents on the go and email the scans as JPEG or PDF. via Genius Scan – PDF Scanner in iTunes App Store.

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Snap&Read | Don Johnston Assistive Technology

http://www.ispeech.org Snap&Read is an accessible toolbar that reads any text on-screen as it floats over any application. The simple one-button interface reads both accessible and inaccessible text aloud from Flash websites, Word docs, PDFs, web-based tests, images, and even dialog … Continue reading

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