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Apps for Special Education

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Advancing Independent Achievement through Technology
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Huge (rather overwhelming) list of apps - unfortunately no categorisation by type ie writing

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Inspiration 9

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Visual thinkers, particularly from age 10 through 18, will want Inspiration in their academic toolbox.
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Macworld review of Inspiration9

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Technology Services - SPELD Victoria

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Assistive technology and software is critical to learning for children, young people and adults with dyslexia and learning difficulties and can assist in making education and life in general, less complicated and more enjoyable.
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SPELD Vic list of software for use by those with dyslexia and learning difficulties.

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Educator Software Review: Inspiration

Inspiration, a product of Inspiration Software, Inc., is a concept-mapping program for students in grades 6-12. This visual learning tool provides diagramming and outlining environments designed to help students organize their ideas.
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A review of Inspiration by teachers and educational technology specialists. Inspiration is aimed at grades 6-12 but the reviews comment on grade 4 use.

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Ask the Tech Expert | LD OnLine

Ask the Tech Expert | LD OnLine | support apps | Scoop.it
LD OnLine is the leading website on learning disabilities, learning disorders and differences. Parents and teachers of learning disabled children will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD, ADHD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dysnomia, reading difficulties, speech and related disorders. LD OnLine works in association with Learning Disabilities Association of America, International Dyslexia Association, Council for Exceptional Children, Schwab Foundation for Learning, and the Coordinated Campaign for Learning Disabilities.

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Online guidance for parents of children with learning disabilities.

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The Jewish Press » » Righting Writing Skills: Dysgraphia Explained

The Jewish Press » » Righting Writing Skills: Dysgraphia Explained | support apps | Scoop.it
Dysgraphia can manifest itself as difficulties with spelling, poor handwriting and trouble putting thoughts on paper. However, children who suffer from dysgraphia often have reading skills that are on par with other children their ...
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Learning Disability, Dyslexia and Print Difficulties: Inclusive Technology Overview | The Spectronics Blog

Learning Disability, Dyslexia and Print Difficulties: Inclusive Technology Overview | The Spectronics Blog | support apps | Scoop.it
Computer software and devices provide solutions for students that have difficulty reading or accessing text, either electronic (computer generated) or as hard copy (printed). New and emerging devices including...
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About 1/3 down the page there is info about Writing Tools and Technologies - with reviews and links

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Free 30-Day Trials | inspiration.com

Free 30-Day Trials | inspiration.com | support apps | Scoop.it
Get your free 30-day trial of Inspiration, Kidspiration, InspireData, Webspiration Classroom and WebspirationPRO.
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Free 30 day trials of Inspiration

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Sonlight Curriculum - Christian Homeschooling

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Inspiration is a thought engine, a thought processor. It helps you generate ideas and then organize your thoughts for effective analysis, planning, writing and more.

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Dysgraphia Strategy | Voice Recognition Software | Education ...

Dysgraphia Strategy | Voice Recognition Software | Education ... | support apps | Scoop.it
Dysgraphia Strategy | Voice Recognition Software. dictation. “Let me (or you, if you are my scribe) use Dragon Dictation, a voice recognition app that allows me to speak and instantly see my words as text or email messages.
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Dysgraphia ¦ Treatment and Symptoms

http://t.co/z4WXhdTnKQ ◅ Dysgraphia treatment — Finding the right information about Dysgraphia treatment & symptoms, is crucial to managing Dysgraphia. Learn...
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Neurofeedback for Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyspraxia & Discalculia | BrainTrainUK

Neurofeedback for Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyspraxia & Discalculia | BrainTrainUK | support apps | Scoop.it
Learn about the research that showed improvements of 400% in reading memory, 109% increase in reading ability and 250% increase in reading comprehension. (RT @JNNP_BMJ: Can Neurofeedback Help Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and Dyspraxia ?
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Apple Tree Learning: 6 Common Symptoms of Dysgraphia

Apple Tree Learning: 6 Common Symptoms of Dysgraphia | support apps | Scoop.it
"Dysgraphia is a learning disability that affects writing, which requires a complex set of motor and information processing skills." What exactly is dysgraphia? Essentially, dysgraphia makes even the most basic form of writing ...
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