There are numerous text-to-speech applications but seldom do users have the option to control the computerized voice reading the words typed.
LaloLi, a free to use web service that helps you create audio messages, is an exception to this rule.
Type in the require words... - the application speaks them out loud in a computerized voice.
- adjust the amplitude, pitch, speed, and word gap.
The play button can be used to hear what has been typed with the new settings.
The message URL is updated, in the address bar, for every change made; users can copy it from there and share it with their teacher, peers, friends, family etc; alternatively they can click on the Twitter, Facebook, BitLy, and Google+ buttons to share the link.
Braille has codes for writing text, music, and even technical material for math and science. Text or literary braille has two forms: non-contracted or alphabetical braille and contracted braille for saving space:
People who are born deaf process the sense of touch differently than people who are born with normal hearing, according to new research. The finding reveals how the early loss of a sense -- in this case hearing -- affects brain development.
English spelling online course to help older students, teenage to adult, learn and improve their spelling. This spelling course uses lists, games, tests to teaches English spelling rules to help students and adults learn spelling.
Students and kids with learning disabilities have also the right to benefit from this surge in the use of educational apps on mobile devices particularly iPad. There are actually several iPad apps that can help your students overcome their autism and speech issues, develop both their communication and social skills, and enhance their literacy capabilities.
Here is a list we have curated for you containing awesome apps specifically designed for students with learning disabilities.
The Captioning Key is a popular set of captioning guidelines is intended for people who want to learn how to caption, what captions are, and how to caption their own films, movies, media, and streaming items.
Helpful tools and iPad apps for students with reading and learning disabilities.
Practitioners are undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help bright young learners, with reading disabilities, meet their potential and work through their disability.
This post highlights a few of the amazing apps out there that can help learners with a reading disability improve their skills not only in reading, writing, and spelling, but also get a boost in confidence and learn to see learning as a fun, engaging activity, not a struggle.
Accessibility is going to be part of business-as-usual, let's just get that out there. But it won't happen overnight; changing culture is a long-term endeavour and it will take time for everyone to accept it and integrate it into their processes.
If you've been tasked with making sure that your document, website or product is accessible, you'll probably be familiar with the grumbling, heavy sighs, confusion and sometimes the digging in of heels that comes with the mere mention of 'accessibility compliance'.
Check out some of the remarkable accomplishments of people with dyslexia. These are the things we think of when we think of dyslexia - amazing, innovative, and beautiful. If you're on Pinterest, check out our Dyslexia Board!
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