How we can help

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Access to

Learning Tools

(for students with IEPs, 504 plans, ELL needs)


Help students access eLearning with learning tools and reading/writing accommodations--from anywhere. Request free access for practitioners, schools, and districts.

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Access to

Implementation Resources

(put learning tools to work, in the best way possible)


Free Learning Academy, videos and resources help implement learning tools and accommodations in eLearning environments.

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Access to

Instructional Materials

(for students with complex needs including autism)


Teaching resources for self-contained and autism classrooms to deploy from anywhere. Free materials provide over a month of content.

They work where you need them

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    Google Chrome Extension

    Works across Chromebooks, Mac, and Windows desktops running the Google Chrome Browser.

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    iPad / iOS

    Get many of the top reading tools on iPad. Plus, take a picture of a worksheet and Snap&Read will read the text aloud through a built-in screenshot reader.

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    Microsoft Edge

    Works on the new Chromium-based Edge browser.

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    Learning Management Systems (LMSs)

    Give access to eLearning platforms like Google Classroom, Canvas, and Schoology.

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    Online

    Browse any webpage, and use Snap&Read’s toolbar to understand everything on the page.

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    Amazon Kindle Cloud Reader

    Use Snap&Read’s toolbar with over 3.2 million Kindle books.

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    PDFs

    Give access to worksheets and any PDF from your Chrome browser or iPad.

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    Bookshare

    Get access to nearly 800,000 book titles in the Bookshare library.

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    OverDrive

    Use Snap&Read with digital books from over 43,000+ school and public libraries.

Snap&Read gives students access to their full reading capabilities

With all of the independent work students are taking on through eLearning, you want to make sure that they really understand what they read. Snap&Read gives them a whole toolbox to do just that—with any text, anywhere.

Snap&Read™

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    Text to Speech

    Listen to text for greater comprehension.

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    Text Leveling

    Dynamically adjust the readability of text without changing the meaning.

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    Readability Analyzer

    See the grade level equivalent of the text on any webpage.

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    Translate

    Translate text into 100+ languages on any webpage.

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    Highlighter

    Highlight what you want to read and save for later.

Co:Writer® gives students access to their full writing capabilities

Speech recognition and word prediction come together to help students break through barriers to writing. These supports work for students wherever they write—helping them participate in eLearning more fully. Co:Writer also gives students access to topic-specific and academic vocabulary, helping students write on over 3 million topics.

Co:Writer®

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    Speech Recognition

    Allows students with Dysgraphia to dictate when needed.

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    Neuron Word Prediction

    Helps students write what they want to say while supporting phonetic and inventive spellings.

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    Multi-Language Support

    ELL supports give English predictions even when spelling in other languages.

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    iOS Keyboard

    Brings Co:Writer word prediction to the iPad.

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    Topic Dictionaries

    Over 4 million Topic Dictionaries give students access to vocabulary on any topic.

Learning Academy

Our Learning Academy is a free self-guided learning platform for students and teachers.

 

Student-led video modules walk through Co:Writer and Snap&Read. Three sections break the learning down for the most beginning to advanced users.

 

Tip: the learning modules (10 min each course) make a great homework assignment or extra credit. Students can send you the certificate as proof they completed a course.

Snap Explorer

Access free sample content and Specially-Designed Instruction (SDI) lesson plans.

 

Designed help students get on-boarded with Snap&Read and Co:Writer.

 

Content is appropriate for students in 4th-8th grade who are reading below grade level.

CARES Education Funding

$13.5 Billion in CARES Funding Released for K-12 Education

Remote/eLearning highlighted the inequities in our school system and now additional funding intends to close those gaps—including the unique needs of students with disabilities and English learners (ELLs). How can you make the most of this funding for your students?

Resources

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Webinar

Access to eLearning—It Looks Like This

by Mike Marotta, ATP

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Webinar

eLearning for Students with Disabilities…. Accommodations and the General Ed Curriculum

Ruth Ziolkowski, OTR, MBA

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Webinar

eLearning the UDL Way: How Katy ISD Implemented UDL to accommodate student learning

Patricia Sullivan, M.Ed, ATP / Amy Traynor, OTR, M.A., ATP

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Article

eLearning and Inequity—Why Districts are Turning to Accessible Technologies

by Ben Johnston

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Article

OverDrive and Snap&Read—Millions of Free Digital Books Now Accessible

by Luke Trayser

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Article

Making Your Learning Management System (LMS) More Accessible for Students with IEPs

by Katie McKay Phillips

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