assistivetech · dyslexia · learning disabilities

Question of the Day 8/10/2020

What are ways to teach students to use assistive technology effectively? This is an interesting question that I have gotten a few times recently, especially thinking about students who are resistant. One of the nice things about using text-to-speech (TTS) and speech-to-text (STT) is that much more common place for all of us in these… Continue reading Question of the Day 8/10/2020

distance learning · dyslexia · Educational Technology · learning disabilities · Remote Learning

Getting back at it…..Question of the Day

Back in July I had to privilege of doing a webinar for The International Dyslexia Association. Each registrant was able to submit a question. With over 600 people sign up, I have pages and pages of great questions. I know I was able to answer some, but am going to try to tackle the many… Continue reading Getting back at it…..Question of the Day

assistivetech · dyslexia · dyslexiatech · Educational Technology · learning disabilities

Voice Dream Home Bundle for Accessible Text Limited Time Pricing

Thanks to Winston, developer of the Voice Dream Tools, for bundling these two great apps for accessibility for one new price for a limited time.Voice Dream Scanner app scans paper to make it accessible for listening right away. The scanner app can be used to scan multiple pages to make one file for future listening… Continue reading Voice Dream Home Bundle for Accessible Text Limited Time Pricing

dyslexia · dyslexiatech · education · Educational Technology · learning disabilities

Free Teaching Resources

As part of the effort to support the teachers in my school I made a site to share free resources, ones free in this time of CoVid and ones that are always free. There are many other EdTech tools available, these have been vetted to support my colleagues who are looking to differentiate and accommodate… Continue reading Free Teaching Resources

assistivetech · dyslexia · dyslexiatech · education · learning disabilities · technology

One of my favorite tools, perfect for distance learning.

One of my favorite tools for a long time is Classkick. This is a tool that will work with any device! It works in a web browser or has an app. And it is one of the wonderful Ed-tech tools that is providing their premium features for free right now in this time of school… Continue reading One of my favorite tools, perfect for distance learning.