Merry Christmas!

Wishing all of you peace and happiness during the holiday season!



Fluency Tutor

Have any of you tried this? “Fluency Tutor™ for Google helps busy teachers bring struggling readers up to speed and makes reading aloud more fun and satisfying for students who need extra support. It’s a big help for struggling and reluctant readers. Students can read and record assigned reading passages whenever and wherever it suits them. Extra help is provided including text-to-speech, dictionary, picture dictionary and translate tools.”

Symbols app helps kids who struggle to communicate

Swiftkey launches Symbols to help people with non-verbal autism communicate. The free app is particularly geared towards youngsters with autism who may struggle with social interaction. Users can add their own images to make the choices more relevant to their lives, and the app also offers a speech-to-text feature so the sentence created can be played out loud.