DeCoste Writing Protocol
Every student’s own personal toolkit for understanding everything they read today.
Snap&Read is the Next-Generation reading tool for Google Chrome, iPad and more, that can cover the most diverse reading needs. It reads both accessible and inaccessible text aloud, it levels vocabulary, and it translates, delivering usage data to teachers who then can more easily assess students’ reading needs individually.
Snap&Read makes Google even better by extending the capabilities of the Chrome browser to cover the most diverse student reading needs.
Listen to text as it’s read aloud across websites, PDFs, and Google Drive. It also reads in other languages.
Dynamically adjust the readability of text without changing the meaning.
Watch 3 Minute Demo
Translate text into 100+ languages on any webpage.
Pull text into an outline, then organize it and add notes.
Snap&Read Color Overlay and Reading Line Guides brings focus to text paragraph-by-paragraph and even line-by-line—by masking the reading area.
Clear definitions plus MULTIPLE icon representations enhance meaning. Use tools to better understand definitions—read aloud, Dynamically Text Leveling, and Translation.
Automatically cite sources on any webpages
Instantly get access to text embedded in images, inaccessible PDFs, and Flash through Optical Character Recognition (OCR).
See the grade level equivalent of the text on any webpage.
Quickly see how much students are reading and the readability levels of the what they read.
Highlight and add text to PDFs then save to Google Drive, One Drive, or download.
Works across Chromebooks, Mac, and Windows desktops running the Google Chrome Browser.
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.
Browse any webpage, and use Snap&Read’s toolbar to understand everything on the page.
Give access to worksheets and any PDF from your Chrome browser.
Use Snap&Read’s toolbar with over 3.2 million Kindle books.
Step up your reading capabilities within the Bookshare library.
In over 3,000 school districts, Snap&Read is helping students open possibilities through reading!
“Ms. Parr introduced me to Snap&Read and it felt like I could do anything.” Kayle Watch the Video
“Ms. Parr introduced me to Snap&Read and it felt like I could do anything.”
“We gave him Snap&Read right away to give him the power to own his own learning. The first day he had it, I remember he said, ‘my possibilities are endless now, I can do anything I want to do.” Kristi Stamatis, Teacher Watch the Video
“We gave him Snap&Read right away to give him the power to own his own learning. The first day he had it, I remember he said, ‘my possibilities are endless now, I can do anything I want to do.”
“It just makes such a difference for him to feel confident in understanding what’s on the page in the text.” Kim Davis, Principal Watch the Video
“It just makes such a difference for him to feel confident in understanding what’s on the page in the text.”
“With Snap&Read, I don’t want to go to school without it because it helps so much.” Macy Watch the Video
“With Snap&Read, I don’t want to go to school without it because it helps so much.”
“It’s giving them exposure to vocabulary that I could not expose them to. You think, ‘oh, it’s going to help bring kids up,’ you don’t think of, ‘it could also help push kids even farther than where they’re at right now.’” Jamie Rainwater Watch the Video
“It’s giving them exposure to vocabulary that I could not expose them to. You think, ‘oh, it’s going to help bring kids up,’ you don’t think of, ‘it could also help push kids even farther than where they’re at right now.’”
Educators and parents get free access with one or more students set up.
(no credit card required)
Personal, Parent, or Educator
(credit card only)
School- or District-Wide License
(based on total student enrollment)
Per Seat licenses are also available
Districts with licenses can download and install Snap&Read Universal at any time. Once your order has been placed, you will receive a code to log in and set up students. Students can use Snap&Read on their personal devices. They just download the extension or app and log in.
Set up at least one child or student (through an Educator or Parent account) and you get access to Snap&Read and can also manage your student/child accounts.
Organizational licenses are designed to support an entire organization or an entire site. They can be paid for by purchase order and multiple levels of user can manage educators, students, and data.
We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover. Organizational licenses may be paid for by Purchase Order.
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